Basil Seeds, Mrs. Burns Lemon


Ocimum basilicum

HEIRLOOM. This chef's delight will thrill the basil lover in everyone. With an intense citrus flavor, this variety is more heat tolerant than other basils making it a favorite in the south. The best variety of lemon basil available, it is great in vinegars! Plants grow to 12-18" tall and have attractive white flowers. Full sun. Annual.

SMALL FARM GROWN by Hazel Witch Farm, Richmond, VA

  • Planting Information
Average Seed / ozSeed / 100' RowAverage Yield / 100' RowDays to Harvest
Planting SeasonIdeal Soil TempSunFrost Tolerance
After Last Frost65-85°FFull SunFrost Sensitive
Sowing MethodSeed DepthDirect Seed Spacing

Min. Seeds 

Per Packet

Transplant or Direct Seed1/8"2-4"90
Mature SpacingDays to SproutProduction CycleSeed Viability
4-6"5-20Annual5 years