Sweet Genovese is a common variety of basil and is perfect for pestos, salads, soups and fruit preserves.
- Height 40cm
- Glossy leaves for culinary use. Avoid flowering to maintain leaf flavour and longevity
- Sunny windowsill or sheltered sunny garden
- Fertile, moist but well drained soil
- Remove flower buds for improved leaf flavour and longevity. This variety is slow to bolt