Basil Seeds - Lime

Basil Seeds - Lime

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.79
1 Ounce $13.69
1/4 Pound $46.19 ($11.54/ounce) 16% Savings
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  • Zesty citrus flavor for chicken, fish and Thai dishes
  • Open Pollinated, fast-growing annual
  • Unique, zesty citrus aroma
  • Thrives in bright, sunny growing areas
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Growth Habit Upright

Flavor Profile Bright; Tangy; Citrusy; Spicy
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 Basil Downy Mildew, Basil Fusarium Wilt, Deer

About Basil Seeds - Lime

Ocimum basilicum

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed

"Lime" Basil has Lime scented green leaves that can be used in cooking, eaten raw or even to make a delicious herbal tea.

Planting Information

Planting Basil Seeds - Lime

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 353 Up to 30 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 20,000 Up to 150 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 80,000 Up to 600 Sq. Ft

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