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Basil, Purple Dark Opal Herb Seed

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Basil, Purple Dark Opal Herb Seed

Elevate your culinary creations with the vibrant and aromatic Basil, Purple Dark Opal Herb Seed from Todd's Seeds. This unique basil variety not only adds a burst of rich flavor to your dishes but also brings a stunning visual appeal to your garden or indoor herb collection. Whether you're a seasoned chef or a home cook, growing and using this basil will take your culinary adventures to new heights.

**Key Features:**

**1. Exquisite Flavor:** Purple Dark Opal Basil offers a delightful blend of sweet and slightly spicy notes with a touch of licorice. It's perfect for pesto, salads, pasta, and various Mediterranean and Italian dishes.

**2. Striking Appearance:** As the name suggests, the leaves of this basil variety are deep purple, creating a captivating visual contrast in your garden or herb pots.

**3. Easy to Grow:** Todd's Seeds Basil, Purple Dark Opal Herb Seed is well-suited for both indoor and outdoor cultivation. Even novice gardeners can enjoy a bountiful harvest.

**4. Freshness at Your Fingertips:** Growing your own basil ensures a constant supply of fresh, aromatic leaves whenever you need them.

**5. Versatile Herb:** Beyond culinary use, Purple Dark Opal Basil is also known for its potential health benefits, including anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.

**Growing Instructions:**

- Plant the seeds in well-drained soil in a sunny location or use pots for indoor cultivation.
- Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged.
- Basil can be harvested once the plant has several pairs of leaves. Pinch off the top leaves to encourage bushier growth.

**Culinary Uses:**

- Add Purple Dark Opal Basil to salads, sandwiches, and wraps for a burst of color and flavor.
- Create a vibrant and aromatic pesto sauce that's sure to impress.
- Garnish your dishes with fresh basil leaves for a restaurant-quality presentation.

**Health Benefits:**

- Basil is known for its potential anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, making it a valuable addition to a healthy diet.

**Todd's Seeds Guarantee:**

Todd's Seeds is dedicated to providing top-quality herb seeds that are non-GMO and carefully selected for excellent germination rates. Our Basil, Purple Dark Opal Herb Seed is no exception, allowing you to enjoy the wonderful taste and appearance of this unique basil variety in your home-cooked meals. Elevate your culinary adventures with Todd's Seeds Basil, Purple Dark Opal Herb Seed – a delightful addition to any kitchen or garden.

1 Packet: 5g

1 Gram ~ 600-650 seeds

1 Pound ~ 165,000 seeds



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  • 5
    Dark Opal Basil

    Posted by Mark J Ross on 26th Oct 2018

    Excellent flavor and color.

  • 4
    Beautiful Basil

    Posted by Todd's Seeds Lover on 14th Aug 2015

    This Opal Basil has some amazing color, which is a high priority for us. Only draw back is that it takes a long time to grow, but that seems to be typical for any Basil variety.

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