Basil | Sweet Basil
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Basil | Sweet basil
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Material and contents specification
120 Seeds (100% Pure Live Seeds) Non-Gmo
10cm x 20cm
approx. 10 grams
360 pcs︱1 EUR-pallet. (120 cm x 80 cm x 215 cm).
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When to plant basil seeds fabric?
Where to plant basil seeds fabric?
- Outdoor garden: Basil thrives in well-drained soil with full sun exposure. Choose a sunny spot in your garden with fertile soil and good drainage.
- Containers: Basil can be successfully grown in containers, making it a great option for those with limited space. Use a pot with drainage holes and fill it with a well-draining potting mix.
- Indoor herb garden: Basil can also be grown indoors, provided it receives at least 6-8 hours of direct sunlight or bright artificial light. Place the pots near a sunny window or use grow lights to ensure sufficient light for healthy growth.
How to plant basil seeds fabric?
- Prepare the soil: Choose a well-draining soil mix or potting soil if planting in containers. Ensure the soil is loose and fertile, with a pH level between 6 and 7.
- Sow the seeds: Place the basil seeds fabric over the prepared soil. Start at one end and unroll it across the area you want to cover.
- Cover and water: Lightly cover the seeds with a thin layer of soil or vermiculite. Water the soil gently, ensuring it is evenly moist but not waterlogged. Basil seeds require consistent moisture for germination.
- Provide warmth and light: Place the planted seeds fabric in a warm location with temperatures around 70 to 85°F (21 to 29°C). Basil seeds also need plenty of sunlight or bright artificial light for germination.
How to harvest basil?
Harvesting basil (also known as sweet basil) is a simple process. Here are the steps to harvest basil:
- Identify mature basil plants: Look for basil plants that have grown to a decent size and have healthy leaves.
- Choose the right time: Harvest basil in the morning when the essential oils are at their peak. Avoid harvesting after rain or when the leaves are wet.
- Prepare tools: Get a pair of clean, sharp scissors or pruning shears for cutting the basil stems.
- Select the stems: Choose the stems that have the largest and healthiest leaves for harvesting.
- Cut the stems: Position your scissors or pruning shears just above a set of leaves and make a clean cut. Avoid cutting too close to the base of the plant to allow for regrowth.
- Prune regularly: Regularly harvest basil by cutting the stems above a set of leaves. This encourages the plant to grow bushier and produce more leaves.
- Store properly: After harvesting, gently wash the basil leaves and pat them dry. Store them in airtight containers or wrap them in a damp paper towel and place them in a plastic bag. Keep them in the refrigerator for up to a week.
Remember, basil is a fast-growing herb, so regular harvesting will help keep the plant healthy and productive.
How to grow veggies all year round?
Growing veggies all year round requires careful planning and consideration of various factors but can grow vegetables indoors including lettuces, arugula, spinach, kale, carrots, radishes, beet greens, tomatoes and more. Here are some tips to help you achieve year-round vegetable gardening.