Ocimum 'Spicy Globe'

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Ocimum basilicum (Annual)

A mounded, compact bush basil with small leaves and a very spicy flavor. Maintains flavor when dried.

Height

6-8 in

Spread

6-12 in

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Best in rich, well-drained soil with at least 6 hours of sunlight.

Good Companions

Heirloom Tomato (Tomato ), Heirloom Pepper (Pepper ), Thyme, Lemon (Perennial) (Thymus citriodorus), Common Chives/Allium schoenoprasum (Perennial) (Chives, Common ), Sage, Pineapple (Tender Perennial) (Salvia elegans), Lemon Grass/Cymbopogon citratus (Annual) (Lemon Grass )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Dried Flowers
Containers
Fragrant
Culinary
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Rich
Well-drained
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