Ocimum 'Siam Queen'

Basil-Thai


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  • Long green leaves on dark stem
  • Purple flowers in summer
  • Licorice, clove like flavor
  • Used in Asian/Thai recipes
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Edible
Edible
Fragrant
Fragrant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Average Water
Average Water



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers sunny, warm location in the garden or in a container.  Ensure well drained soil.  Overwatering will promote mildew and rot the plant stalks.


Height: 24-36 in
Spacing: 6-8 in
Price Level 1: $4.49 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Purple
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Border or Bed
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Container
  • Fragrant
  • Edible

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Spring Bloomer

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water