Basil Seeds - Everleaf Emerald Tower

Basil Seeds - Everleaf Emerald Tower

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Packet $6.29
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  • Great for container gardening or as a decorative accent
  • Unique upright growth habit
  • Ornamental and culinary value
  • Sweet, slightly spicy flavor
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Growth Habit Upright

Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain, Fast Growing
Use Container Garden, Culinary, Medicinal, Tea
Growing Conditions Commercial, Indoor, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Dried, Microgreens, Sauce/Paste
Plant Resistance Deer

About Basil Seeds - Everleaf Emerald Tower

Ocimum basilicum

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed, Organic Seed

Everleaf Emerald Tower Basil is a beautiful herb that is known for its striking appearance and delicious flavor. This basil variety has a sweet, slightly spicy taste that is similar to traditional Genovese basil. It is commonly used in Italian cuisine, particularly in pesto sauces and other herb-heavy dishes. Named for its unique growth habit which features tall, upright stems, the leaves of the plant are a vibrant shade of green and have a glossy, slightly ruffled texture.

Planting Information

Planting Basil Seeds - Everleaf Emerald Tower

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing 10 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 days
View our Basil Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 50 Up to 80 Sq. Ft

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