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CF Basil Dark Opal [CF05501]

CF Basil Dark Opal

Ocimum basilicum

Not generally associated as being a cut flower but the lovely dark foliage of Dark Opal can add real depth to bouquets and installations with the added bonus of a lovely basil scent.

If you leave it to flower you will also be rewarded with lovely mauve flowers.


Annual or Perennial  Annual
Approx days to flower/harvest
Height 45cm
Space between plants  
When to sow
Seeds per packet Approx 2000