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Basil – Purple Ruffles
Description: Purple Ruffles Basil has large purple ruffled leaves that are very fragrant. The flavor is stronger that sweet basil but not as potent as Green Ruffles. The purple foliage and blooms can be used ornamentally in the garden or as a garnish.
Spacing: Plant 18″ to 26″ apart.
Height: Grows 18″ to 24″ tall.
How To Grow: Plant in full sun.
Outstanding Features: Use Purple Ruffles Basil in herb vinegars for a splash of color as well as flavor.
Tips: Pinch blooms off to extend the life of the plant.
Uses: Culinary Herb, Garden Bed, Containers