Lettuce Leaf Basil Seeds (Ocimum basilicum)
WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE: Seeds will arrive packed inside our one-of-a-kind Frozen Seed Capsules™ - an air/water-tight glass vial packed with organic cotton and moisture-absorbing silica beads. The perfect environment for long-term seed storage!
ABOUT THE PLANT: Lettuce Leaf basil has huge 3-5" crinkled light green leaves that are highly aromatic and hold their flavor well in hot conditions. Has a clove-like, minty taste that is mildly spicy and peppery. Great in salads, pesto, and herbal oils. This compact bushy plant grows up to 12" tall and is slow to flower, offering a longer harvest period.
About FrozenSeed Capsules™:
- Frozen Seed Capsules™ are designed as a time capsule for seeds. They are intended to be stored in the freezer and will protect and preserve your seeds, providing many years of excellent germination rates. Seeds saved in a frozen environment can last for decades. Even storing Frozen Seed Capsules™ in the refrigerator or at room temperature is acceptable and also extends seed life by many years!
- The screw-top lid provides an air/water-tight environment to keep seeds dry. The glass vial ensures protection for long-term storage and seeds are easily viewable, yet completely secure; no more flimsy envelopes! Organic cotton keeps seeds dry and comfortable and color-changing silica beads absorb moisture to prevent seed damage.
- Plant your seeds now or save seeds to grow year after year. Collect seeds from your own harvest and place the seeds into your Frozen Seed Capsules™ to save the seeds for planting next season.
- Perfect for both the rare seeds collector and avid gardener, Frozen Seed Capsules™ make saving seeds easy and effective!