Purple Basil (Microgreens)


(Ocimum basilicum)

Growing Facts

Year-round growing season

In full sun

Moderate amount of water

Keep the soil moist but avoid over-watering


It takes 3-4 days for the seeds to germinate

You can harvest after 10 days

Fun Facts
Purple basil has a slight licorice taste
The leaves of purple basil are dark maroon to purplish green and shiny
Basil microgreens are surprisingly full of nutrients. They contain protein, vitamins E, A, K, B6, and C; as well as calcium, iron, zinc, magnesium, copper, phosphorous, and even potassium

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