Basil 'Tauris®'

planting site / location:
planting distance:
25 x 25 cm
soil / fertilisation:
When bedding out use slow-release fertiliser and extra liquid fertilser when needed. Avoid waterlogging.
Keep it moisturised.
gardener's tip:
Perfect for tubs and beds. Choose a sunny to semi-shady place for the basil.
Basil 'Tauris®' (Ocimum x hybrida) is an upright seasoning herb with red stems and medium-large leaves with an intense basil scent. The decorative leaves are ideal for salads or fresh pizzas and pasta dishes.

german term: Basil
botanical termn: Ocimum basilicum
plant height: 30-50 cm
life cycle: perennial
harvest season: perennial
flowering season: June to September
use: Seasoning herb to flavour dishes, esp. with tomatoes, and for decoration
colour palette: green