B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Ocimum tenuiflorum Holy Basil purple and green lvs is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F (-1° to +4.5°C)
|Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
both RED-PURPLE and GREEN leaves
|Height, in meters: 0.5
Height, in feet: 1.65
|Ocimum tenuiflorum Holy Basil purple and green lvs sales history
Common names for Ocimum tenuiflorum Holy Basil purple and green lvs:
|Variegated Holy Basil, Variegated Tulsi Basil,|
Ocimum tenuiflorum Holy Basil purple and green lvs
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|34||: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List|
|Not all Oriental Herbs are Culinary, or even edible. Be sure to correctly identify and prepare all herbs and vegetables before use.|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|161||: Edible Flowers|
|Some flowers are poisonous if not cooked. Some are only edible while in bud. Identify and correctly prepare all flowers before eating. Do not eat flowers that have been sprayed with weedkiller or other chemicals.|
|699||: Ayurvedic Medicinal Herbs|
|Herbal adaptogens are said to: be nontoxic in normal doses, produce a general defensive response against stress, and have a normalizing influence on the body.|
|946||: Diabetes, Plants for treating diabetes|
|This list has been put together mostly from scientific experiments published on the internet.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Ocimum tenuiflorum Holy Basil purple and green lvs seeds will usually germinate in 14-42 days.