Basil African Blue| Garden Ready Perennial 9cm Pot
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Basil African Blue| Garden Ready Perennial 9cm Pot

Basil ‘African Blue’ is an easy to grow herb with dark green purple-veined leaves and is topped with fragrant blue/purple/mauve flowers and has a brilliantly long flowering time, up to six months.

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420099 Price:  £5.99

Basil ‘African Blue’ is an easy to grow herb with dark green purple-veined leaves and is topped with fragrant blue/purple/mauve flowers and has a brilliantly long flowering time, up to six months. This lovely garden plant is highly recommended and can be grown for its decorative features alone, as well as its delicious flavour.  For culinary use, just pinch off small sprigs. This will allow the plant to send out more shoots for picking. Basil goes well with tomato dishes and the dainty flowers can be sprinkled onto salads.

Garden ready pot, specially selected and being grown in our nursery ready to be planted straight into their final place on arrival.

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Brand:  Brookside Nursery
Supplied as:  9cm Garden Ready pot
Habit:  Upright
Eventual Height:  75cm (30")
Position:  Sun or Partial Shade
Primary Flower Colour:  Blue
Suitable for Patio Containers?  Yes
Plant Type:  Tender Perennial
Flowering Period:  June - October
Botanical name:  Ocimum basilicum

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Size guide - 9cm Garden Ready Pot

9cm Potted Plant specially selected and grown in our nursery. Planted in Taupe Grey pots these are fully recyclable, along with the plastic packaging they arrive in.

These are Garden Ready so you can just plant and go, no extra growing time needed, just regular pruning and maintenance to get the best out of your plants, the size is based on the pot and compost volume, foliage will vary from plant type, picture is for illustration purposes only.

As with most flowers, regular deadheading of faded flowers will extend the flowering period and encourage more blooms to be produced, boost their grow with Neudorff Organic Multi Purpose Plant Feed Concentrate once a week. 
Average Rating (6 Reviews):  
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Quality of plant
Wednesday, 21 April 2021  | 

Unfortunately the plant very quickly died despite following instructions


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DAMAGE TO PRODUCT
Monday, 12 April 2021  | 

One of the three pots was badly squashed by the compost bag and has died, and the remaining two are struggling but the rest of the order is doing well, thank you!


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Quality Plant
Wednesday, 30 September 2020  | 

Arrived safely well packaged, doing well in planted pot, very pleased with purchase, & service.


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Basil plant
Thursday, 20 August 2020  | 

Arrived in really good condition best mail order plants I’ve ever ordered


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Basil African blue
Tuesday, 18 August 2020  | 

Again well established plant. Flowering at time of arrival.


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Sturdy plants
Monday, 17 August 2020  | 

Good sized and healthy plants, very well packed and service prompt


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Basil ‘African Blue’ is an easy to grow herb with dark green purple-veined leaves and is topped with fragrant blue/purple/mauve flowers and has a brilliantly long flowering time, up to six months.

 
 
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