Basil, Kivumbasi Lime (Ocimum africanum), packet of 50 seeds, organic
Family: Mint (Lamiaceae)
Annual. 60 days to harvest.
(Kivumbasi ndimu) Native to the island of Unguja, in Zanzibar. Flowers to 20 inches, flowers white, fragrance distinctly citrusy. Traditional usage (African herbalism): tea, divination. Plant prefers full sun and garden soil. Regular basil culture, sow in the garden in a fine seedbed, or start in pots and transplant. Will tend to go fast to flower, keep nipped back.
50 Seeds/pkt, Certified Organically Grown