Basil 'Siam Queen'
100 seeds $2.25
Thai Basil 'Siam Queen'
Siam Queen basil has an intense licorice-clove flavor that holds up well in the heat of cooking. It's an excellent choice for Thai, Indian and Italian recipes.
Thai Basil 'Siam Queen' was an All-America Selections winner in 1997. It's a tall, bushy variety with large green leaves and dark purple flowers that are highly ornamental in the garden or in containers.
Sowing Basil 'Siam Queen' Seeds
Start basil seeds indoors 6 weeks before the last frost date, 1/8" deep. Transplant outdoors 2 weeks after the last frost date. Full sun. Spacing 10".