Dark Opal Basil Seeds
This variety has beautiful, dark purple foliage. Used fresh in salads, as a seasoning, and for making basil vinegar which will turn it into a beautiful red colour. This variety is an All-American award winner. Basil prefers warm weather and loves the heat. Most basil varieties tend to be sensitive to the cold, so start the seeds when the weather is nice and warm.
How to Grow Dark Opal Basil
Basil loves the heat and prefers the warmer months to grow. Depending on your location it may be better to start the seeds in late spring to early summer. The seeds can be started indoors and then transplanted outside in the warmer months. If starting indoors choose a sunny and warm location.
For more detailed information on growing, please visit our article: How to grow basil.