Basil
Ocimum basilicum 'Licorice'

Family: Lamiaceae (lay-mee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Ocimum (OSS-ih-mum) (Info)
Species: basilicum (bass-IL-ee-kum) (Info)
Cultivar: Licorice
Additional cultivar information:(aka Liquorice)

Category:

Annuals

Herbs

Foliage Color:

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Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

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Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

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Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Aromatic

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Grayslake, Illinois

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Aug 20, 2009, grrrlgeek from Grayslake, IL (Zone 5a) wrote:

Very pretty with it's dark stems and great licorice-y fragrance. Don't know if I'll cook with it but I like having it in the herb planter.