Spicy Globe Basil Seeds
Boost your herb garden’s flavor profile with Spicy Globe Basil Seeds. This unique basil variant brings a peppery kick to the classic basil taste. Compact and rounded in growth habit, it’s an ideal choice for small garden spaces or container growing. Its spicy notes make it a standout in a variety of recipes, from salads to pestos.
To plant Spicy Globe Basil Seeds, prepare a well-drained soil bed and sow the seeds at a shallow depth of 1/4 inch. Space each seed 9 to 12 inches apart, in rows that are 18 inches apart. Water the area lightly but thoroughly to establish good seed-to-soil contact. For an indoor start, plant the seeds in trays or pots about 6 weeks before the last frost date.
Day to Maturity
Expect your Spicy Globe Basil to reach maturity in about 50 to 60 days. To enjoy a steady supply of fresh basil, consider staggering your plantings every two weeks. Begin harvesting the leaves as soon as they reach a size that you find adequate for your culinary needs.
Spicy Globe Basil prefers warm conditions and grows best at temperatures ranging between 70°F and 80°F. While this basil variant is heat-tolerant, it is not frost-resistant. Avoid exposing the plants to temperatures below 50°F.
Like most basil types, Spicy Globe Basil requires at least 6 to 8 hours of direct sunlight per day. If you plan to grow it indoors, make sure to place it near a south-facing window or use a grow light.
Spicy Globe Basil presents vibrant green leaves that form into a compact, globe-like shape. The plant’s aesthetic appeal makes it not only a tasty but also a visually pleasing addition to any garden or container.
Spicy Globe Basil Seeds are perfect for those looking to add a spicy kick to traditional basil flavors. Compact and easy to grow, this basil variety is suitable for gardens of all sizes.