Thai Basil Seeds

$4.00

A delicious garnish and beautiful plant, sweet thai basil has a distinctive, spicy flavor that distinguishes the plant from the traditional basil plant. Use in your favorite thai, Vietnamese and Lao dishes.

  • 1-2 weeks
  • Harvest after 2 months.
  • Full sun. 6+ of direct sunlight.

Additional information

Weight0.004 lbs
Dimensions3.25 × 3.25 × 0.05 in
Lifecycle

1 year (annual)

Hydro / Soil

Grows best in hydroponics (about twice as fast) but is happy in soil too.

Container / Indoors

Plant 5 sites in a 4" (1 pint) container. In larger containers, space sites 2" apart. For each site plant 2 seeds 1/4" deep.

Outdoor / Inground

Plant 5 site per squarefoot. For each site, plant 2 seeds 1/4" deep.

Plant Size

Grows 16 to 20 inches in height, needing 4-8 inches of space between plants.

Taste & Nutritional Value

Vitamins A, K and C as well as beta-carotene, magnesium, calcium, iron and potassium. Sweet and spicy.

History

Thai basil is green with purple flowers. It has an intense sweet and spicy taste with a hint of licorice.Thai Basil is native to Southeast Asia, believed to have originated in Thailand. A few varieties include Queenette and Siam Queen. Thai Basil doesn't survive in super cold climates, better suited for humid, tropical climates. It is used widely in southeastern asian cuisines.

Seed Count

200

Seed Weight (mg)

200

Refunds & Returns

All Urban Leaf products are backed by our Green Thumb Guarantee (we want more than anything to make a successful gardener out of you!) If you are not satisfied with our products, or cannot get them to work, please contact us for a refund or replacement.

Reviews

    Be the first to review “Thai Basil Seeds”

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    Recipe

    How to Store Fresh Herbs

    How to Store Fresh Herbs

    As you know, fresh herbs are a great way to add extra flavor, color and aroma to your cooking. But one huge downside is that fresh herbs don’t last very long. If you are only cooking a few times a week, then chances are most of your herbs are probably going to go bad...

    How to Relax with Herbal Bath Therapy and Face Masks

    How to Relax with Herbal Bath Therapy and Face Masks

    Best herbs to use for a bath tea, salt soak, and herbal face mask. We mentioned using fresh herbs to make your own tea and tisane a few blogs back. These herbal brews can aid in healthy digestion and relaxation, but there are other, more topical ways to promote herbal...

    How To Make Herbal Tea and Tisane

    How To Make Herbal Tea and Tisane

    Assuming your herb gardening is going as planned this year, then pretty soon you’re likely to be overwhelmed with an abundance of fresh herbs. As much as we love our fresh herbs, incorporating them into breakfast, lunch AND dinner just so you can get through them all...

    Lemon Balm Salsa Verde

    Lemon Balm Salsa Verde

    Salsas are a great way to take any otherwise ‘meh’ meal and turn it into something awesome. We’ve listed a few different herbs below, but feel free to adjust based on what you have available. Stash it in the fridge and use it next time you need to jazz up some...

    Mint Frozen Lemonade

    Mint Frozen Lemonade

    When life gives you lemons, you make a frozen mint lemonade. This isn't your classic lemonade stand recipe - this minty drink is called Limonana in the Middle East, but we like to call it “delicious”! Ingredients Servings: 4 small glasses ½ cup fresh lemon juice...

    Claim Your Copy of Our Herb Recipes E-Book

    Would you like to learn some of the most fun and innovative ways we've found to cook with herbs and spices? Get our E-Book delivered to your inbox. 

    Congratulations! Your new recipe E-Book is being delivered to your inbox now.

    Pin It on Pinterest

    Share This