Purple Basil (Microgreens)

紫羅勒

(Ocimum basilicum)

Growing Facts

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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

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Fun Facts
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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