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Basil 'Queen of Siam'

Thai Basil/Ocimum basilicum (Annual)

  • Category: Annual, Herbs
  • Hardiness Zone:9-11
  • Height:12-18 Inches
  • Spread:12-18 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Blue/Purple

Thai basil has slender, lush green, oval leaves with deep serrations on the edges and a more camporous aroma than sweet basil. Purplish flower buds and stems and carries anise overtones to its sweet basil scent.

Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Dark Green
Soil Moisture
Well-Drained
Attributes
Container
Container
Crafts
Culinary
Fragrant
Ground Cover
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Bloom Time
Summer
Additional Information about Basil 'Queen of Siam'

Known as Bai horapa in the east.

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Basil 'Queen of Siam'

Pinch initial center growth for fuller plant.