Sweet Italian Large Leaf Basil is considered the best basil for true Neapolitan recipes, especially pesto. Its large green leaves are flavorful and sweet and mix well with other herbs to create a flavor fest in salads or more traditional Italian staples like pesto or spaghetti sauce.
Basil Sweet Italian Large Leaf
Spacing: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)
Height: 24 - 30" (61 - 76cm)
Width: 12" (30cm)
General Information: Large Leaf basil is considered the best for true Neapolitan recipes, especially pesto.
This plant is a warrior in the garden, where it repels pests.