How to grow Basil

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How to grow Basil

Postby gardenlaw » Wed Apr 14, 2010 8:46 pm

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Postby alanfalala » Sat Sep 18, 2010 3:31 pm

Choose the kind of basil you wish to grow. Start seed indoors four to six weeks before last frost. Once two sets of leaves have formed, basil can be planted into the garden or permanent containers. Harvest and prune. When you see flower buds, pinch them and two pairs of leaves under them off.
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Postby Conveyancer » Sat Feb 12, 2011 9:36 pm

alanfalala wrote:Start seed indoors four to six weeks before last frost.


What's frost? :P

(Marigolds in full bloom in my window boxes.)
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