Basil Batik is a fragrant Thai basil with stunning burgundy flower spikes.
This attractive plant yields an extended harvest of aromatic leaves ready to flavour soups, salads, curries and even ice cream. With significant cold tolerance
‘Batik’ flowers late in the season, but the autumn show is worth the wait.
Whether gracing a kitchen windowsill or brightening up a garden bed, Basil Batik is an enchanting and functional herb that elevates both the palate and the aesthetics of any green space it inhabits. Like other basil varieties, Basil Batik requires warm conditions and thrives in well-draining soil. Providing ample sunlight is crucial to encourage robust growth and enhance the coloration of its leaves. When grown, the plant forms a compact and bushy appearance, making it a perfect choice for both garden beds and containers.
Fresh basil is far superior to dried basil, and can be harvested all through the summer months. Its wonderful scent makes it a great addition to the vegetable garden or the kitchen windowsill.
Average Packet Contents: 250 Seeds