Ocimum basilicum – ‘Minette’
The leaves of this bushy variety of basil might be small but don’t let that fool you: this little guy brings some big taste!
Basil Minette can be used like regular basil. The taste is intense and has a slight hint of aniseed. The pretty little leaves of Minette make it ideal for garnishing.
Package includes: 3 plant capsules + nutrients
First leaves in: 2 weeks
Growth and size: Medium speed; Small (2-3 height blocks)
This plant may need extra height blocks for your Plantui in addition to the default 2 blocks which the device is shipped with. We recommend that you get one boosting light block or the regular height blocks
How to cut: Cut outermost leaves evenly on all side
When to eat: Start to eat little by little when the plant grows
Basil Minette sprouts quickly, in 5-6 days. Basil Minette grows differently compared to most other varieties of basil. Minette’s natural leafiness means it doesn’t need to be trimmed at the top.
Basil Minette can be harvested about a month after sowing. Cut Minette evenly on all sides.