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Ocimum 'African Blue'
Ocimum 'African Blue'
Code: 5361Genus: Ocimum
Plant Type:Tender Perennial or Annual,Herb
This strong-growing basil has a sweet camphor scent and unusual flavor. Stems, leaf veins, and flower spikes are purple, giving the entire plant a purple-blue cast.
Blooms: Summer
Growth Rate: Fast
Size Range: 18-24" tall x 12-18" wide
Cultural Information
Sun Sun
Soil: Average,Well-drained,Loam
Water Use: Moderate
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 10,11
Cold Hardy to 30° to 40°F
Features and Benefits
Culinary Uses Culinary UsesDeer Resistant Deer Resistant
Fabulous Foliage Fabulous FoliageFragrant Fragrant
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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