Lambley Gardens & Nursery, 395 Lesters Road,  Ascot,  Victoria 3364
Phone +61 (03) 5343 4303,  Fax +61 (03) 5343 4257

Herbs Basil 'Goldfields Early Wonder'

Herbs Basil 'Goldfields Early Wonder'

‘Gold Fields’ is a selection of Genovese basil, the one used for pesto, that is more tolerant of cold weather than traditional varieties. A strong plant with dark green leaves it has all the flavour of older types but can be sown a month or two earlier. Plant seed straight into the garden from November until the end of January. Seeds can be sown under cover a month earlier. Plant seed straight into the garden from November until the end of January. Seeds can be sown under cover a month earlier.

 

 

When to sow: November to mid-Summer
Where to sow: 5 or 7.5cm pots or direct sow
Depth to sow: 5mm
Aspect: Full sun or as sunny a spot as possible.
Soil:  Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil. Add lime if soil is too acid.
Spacing: Between plants: 30cm Between rows: 40cm
      

Directions:  Plant seed straight into the garden from November until the end of January. Seeds can be sown under cover a month earlier.

Packet 100 seeds
$5.50 each