Ocimum basilicum 'Spicy Globe'

Basil 'Spicy Globe' (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), Chives, Common (Perennial) (Allium schoenoprasum), Sage, Pineapple (Tender Perennial) (Salvia elegans), Lemon Grass (Annual) (Cymbopogon citratus)

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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