BASIL, LETTUCE LEAF Annual ~ large crinkled & slightly serrated leaves can be 10cm wide by 15cm long 50 seeds
SOW: In pots or plug trays in spring. If sowing in early spring use bottom heat. Pot up when large enough to handle, water early in the day. This variety likes warm conditions you may well find they do better in pots in a conservatory or greenhouse or a warm window sill
Spring – sow them.
Summer – pinch out to prevent flowering and harvest leaves
Autumn – look after carefully and you should be able to enjoy fresh basil into the winter. May need feeding or repotting
Lettuce Leaf Basil has a milder taste than others, you can use whole leaves in salads. This variety freezes well.