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Cinnamon Basil

Cinnamon Basil 'Cinnamon' (Ocimum basilicum)

This basil has a spicy cinnamon flavor that puts a delicious new twist on any recipe calling for basil as an ingredient. Cinnamon Basil’s aromatic foliage adds an enticing fragrance to the garden, or enjoy it indoors potted and placed in a sunny window sill. Super easy to grow and…

Dwarf Basil

Dwarf Basil 'Purple Bush' (Ocimum basilicum)

Attractive annual herb with strongly flavored, dark purple leaves. Wonderfully fragrant foliage provides a treat for the senses. This compact, rounded Basil is ideal for gardeners with limited space! It is perfect for planting in pots on patios and decks, or bringing indoors and…

Dwarf Bush Basil

Dwarf Bush Basil (Ocimum basilicum minimum)

This compact, rounded Basil is ideal for gardeners with limited space! It is perfect for planting in pots on patios and decks, or bringing indoors and growing on a sunny windowsill. The small, aromatic leaves have all of the great flavor of larger Basils. Try sprinkling fresh leaves…

Greek Columnar Basil

Greek Columnar Basil (Ocimum basilicum)

This delightful Basil has an upright, columnar habit that allows more plants to be packed into smaller spaces. The plant typically does not flower, which means its flavor-packed leaves are produced over a longer season. Use the leaves to flavor a variety of culinary dishes or herb…

Holy Basil

Holy Basil (Ocimum tenuiflorum)

This annual herb is native to India, Sri Lanka and Malaysia where it cultivated for religious and medicinal purposes, as well being used in culinary dishes. The aromatic foliage emits a spicy clove scent that is especially strong when the leaves are crushed. Use fresh leaves to add…

Lemon Basil

Lemon Basil 'Mrs. Burns' (Ocimum basilicum)

'Mrs. Burns' is considered by many to be the superior lemon basil variety. This popular heirloom was first grown and named for Mrs. Burns of New Mexico. The leaves have an intense lemon taste and fragrance, and are superb for adding a citrus flavor to fish dishes, vinegars and salads.

Lemon Basil

Lemon Basil (Ocimum basilicum citriodorum)

Lovely gray-green foliage with a refreshing lemon scent adds a wonderful dimension of fragrance to the garden. Produces attractive white flower spikes in late summer. The leaves have an intense lemon taste and fragrance, and are superb for adding a citrus flavor to fish dishes,…

Lemon Basil

Lemon Basil 'Sweet Dani' (Ocimum basilicum)

This great lemon basil is valued as both a culinary herb and ornamental annual! The leaves of 'Sweet Dani' possess an intense lemon taste and fragrance, producing up to 75% more essential oils than other lemon basils. Use the leaves to add a lemony taste to fish dishes, teas,…

Lettuce Leaf Basil

Lettuce Leaf Basil (Ocimum basilicum crispum)

This is a tried-and-true, heirloom basil that dates back to the late 1800s. The huge leaves have a crinkled-texture that adds great interest in the garden. The aromatic leaves have a pungent fragrance and impart a rich, sweet flavor to meals. The large foliage can be chopped and used…

Lime Basil

Lime Basil (Ocimum americanum)

The leaves of this annual herb have a distinct citrus flavor and aroma, as well as a discernable basil taste. They are perfect for adding a zesty lime flavor to fish dishes or salads. Plant in patio pots or along walkways to enjoy the intoxicating fragrance.