Spring to Summer finish. Standard PPP.
Pinch immediately above leaf node as needed to shape.
General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.
Once established, best maintained at 65F. No Insecticides are registered for herbs. Use insecticidal soaps or biological controls.
Basil is notorious for being quite susceptible to downy mildew. Amazel, however, has excellent resistance to Downy Mildew, which will keep plants growing and producing for home gardeners throughout the entire season. This is an amazing improvement in basil.
|Award Year||Award||Plant Trial|
|2018||Top Performer||Oklahoma State University Botanical Gardens|
|2018||Top Performer||Mississippi State University - Crystal Springs|
|2018||Top Performer||Texas Tech University|
|2018||Leader of the Pack - All Season||North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum|
|2018||Top Performer||Raker Trial|
|2018||Top Showy Ornamental Foliage and Edible Crops||Mississippi State University - Poplarville|
|2018||Top Performer||Texas A&M - East Texas Bedding Plant Trial|
|2018||Best Overall Performance: Annual||Boerner Botanical Garden|
|2018||Leader of the Pack - Late Season||North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum|
|2018||Perfect Score All Season||University of Tennessee - Jackson|