What's a good tomato without basil? These five varieties of organic basil will compliment your scrumptious heirloom tomatoes throughout the season!
One packet of each variety of basil, comes in an ECO-Friendly clamshell container along with a free packet of organic heirloom tomato seeds:
Italian Large Leaf- A cook's favorite! Full of flavor and sweeter then most varieties. Perfect for pesto, pastas, vegetable dishes and amazing with sliced tomatoes for a traditional caprese salad.
Lemon- Lovely lemon scent and flavor. This variety has pretty pink flowers and wonderful flavor. A great addition to any seafood or chicken dish. Makes amazing infused water as well.
Dark Purple Opal- Gorgeous deep purple variety with a sweet, fruity taste. Stronger flavor, however not overpowering, great scent. Adds stunning color to all dishes.
Genovese- A traditional Italian variety, sweet and peppery with large tender fragrant leaves. One of the most popular basil varieties. Makes spectacular pesto and wonderful with sliced heirloom tomatoes.
Thai- Bright green shiny narrow leaves, purple stems with pink/purple flowers. Flavor has a peppery zing with a sweet hint of licorice and anise.