{"id":10624704264,"title":"Basil - Genovese - Microgreens Seeds","handle":"basil-genovese-microgreens-seeds","description":"\u003cp\u003eUse micro basil in place of regular basil in any recipe, for extra intense basil flavor. Micro basil pesto is amazing. Mucilaginous seed. Keep damp with regular misting until sprouted and the roots are established. Choose Size.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003eSelect a Different Use for This Seed:\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"profile-links\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"\/products\/basil-genovese-seeds?variant=38818568904\"\u003e \u003cimg src=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2016\/2681\/files\/tlm-herbs.png?11208874335812730243\"\u003e\u003cu\u003eHerb\u003c\/u\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eGrowing Genovese Basil Microgreens \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eGenovese Basil Seeds:\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003cem\u003eocimum basilcum\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSeeding: \u003c\/strong\u003eApprox 1 Oz to a 10\"x20\" tray\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eSeed Presoak:\u003c\/strong\u003e No (mucilaginous)\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eGrowing Medium:\u003c\/strong\u003e hydroponic, soil\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003ePreferred Medium:\u003c\/strong\u003e hydroponic for microgreens, soil for baby greens and adult stage\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eGermination Rate:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e high\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eGermination Time:\u003c\/strong\u003e 3 to 4 days\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eMicrogreens Harvest time:\u003c\/strong\u003e 8 to 12 days\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eMicrogreens Ideal Harvest:\u003c\/strong\u003e 10 days\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eBaby Salad \/ Adult Stage Harvest:\u003c\/strong\u003e 16+ days (grow in soil)\u003cbr\u003e \u003cspan style=\"color: #7651ad;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eMicro Greens Color:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #008000;\"\u003egreen\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eMicro Greens Flavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e intense basil\u003cbr\u003e \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/en.wikipedia.org\/wiki\/Genovese_basil\"\u003eLearn More\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eUses:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMicrogreens \u0026amp; baby salad greens\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eGarnishes \u0026amp; sandwiches\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSprouting\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSurvival Food Storage\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eGardening\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCooking \u0026amp; seasoning\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMore\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNotes \u0026amp; Growing Tips:\u003c\/strong\u003e Genovese basil is a variety of sweet basil. 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Micro basil pesto is amazing. Mucilaginous seed. Keep damp with regular misting until sprouted and the roots are established. Choose Size.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003eSelect a Different Use for This Seed:\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"profile-links\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"\/products\/basil-genovese-seeds?variant=38818568904\"\u003e \u003cimg src=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2016\/2681\/files\/tlm-herbs.png?11208874335812730243\"\u003e\u003cu\u003eHerb\u003c\/u\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eGrowing Genovese Basil Microgreens \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eGenovese Basil Seeds:\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003cem\u003eocimum basilcum\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSeeding: \u003c\/strong\u003eApprox 1 Oz to a 10\"x20\" tray\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eSeed Presoak:\u003c\/strong\u003e No (mucilaginous)\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eGrowing Medium:\u003c\/strong\u003e hydroponic, soil\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003ePreferred Medium:\u003c\/strong\u003e hydroponic for microgreens, soil for baby greens and adult stage\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eGermination Rate:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e high\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eGermination Time:\u003c\/strong\u003e 3 to 4 days\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eMicrogreens Harvest time:\u003c\/strong\u003e 8 to 12 days\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eMicrogreens Ideal Harvest:\u003c\/strong\u003e 10 days\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eBaby Salad \/ Adult Stage Harvest:\u003c\/strong\u003e 16+ days (grow in soil)\u003cbr\u003e \u003cspan style=\"color: #7651ad;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eMicro Greens Color:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #008000;\"\u003egreen\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eMicro Greens Flavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e intense basil\u003cbr\u003e \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/en.wikipedia.org\/wiki\/Genovese_basil\"\u003eLearn More\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eUses:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMicrogreens \u0026amp; baby salad greens\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eGarnishes \u0026amp; sandwiches\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSprouting\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSurvival Food Storage\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eGardening\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCooking \u0026amp; seasoning\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMore\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNotes \u0026amp; Growing Tips:\u003c\/strong\u003e Genovese basil is a variety of sweet basil. It has a mucilaginous seed, meaning that it develops a jelly-like coating when it gets wet. Mist more frequently to keep the coating moist. Grows very well hydroponically and does better in well-lit conditions, but it is a slower grower. You may experiment with harvest times past 10 days. Genovese basil is a beautiful green color with an interesting shape that makes for a colorful garnish. Micro basil does not grow tall, so you will need to harvest close to the root line and rinse well. Micro basil seeds are among the more expensive seeds but are worth it for their intense basil flavor.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMicro basil is an outstanding choice for caprese, pesto or any recipe that calls for fresh basil. The flavor of micro basil is a bit more intense than adult basil.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e***Note:\u003c\/strong\u003e Although we have indicated the specific medium that this particular seed prefers, you can still experiment with either soil or hydroponic mediums. Results may vary.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e"}
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Basil - Genovese - Microgreens Seeds

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Use micro basil in place of regular basil in any recipe, for extra intense basil flavor. Micro basil pesto is amazing. Mucilaginous seed. Keep damp with regular misting until sprouted and the roots are established. Choose Size.

Select a Different Use for This Seed:

Growing Genovese Basil Microgreens


Genovese Basil Seeds: ocimum basilcum
Seeding: Approx 1 Oz to a 10"x20" tray
Seed Presoak: No (mucilaginous)
Growing Medium: hydroponic, soil
Preferred Medium: hydroponic for microgreens, soil for baby greens and adult stage
Germination Rate: high
Germination Time: 3 to 4 days
Microgreens Harvest time: 8 to 12 days
Microgreens Ideal Harvest: 10 days
Baby Salad / Adult Stage Harvest: 16+ days (grow in soil)
Micro Greens Color:green
Micro Greens Flavor: intense basil
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Uses:

  • Microgreens & baby salad greens
  • Garnishes & sandwiches
  • Sprouting
  • Survival Food Storage
  • Gardening
  • Cooking & seasoning
  • More

Notes & Growing Tips: Genovese basil is a variety of sweet basil. It has a mucilaginous seed, meaning that it develops a jelly-like coating when it gets wet. Mist more frequently to keep the coating moist. Grows very well hydroponically and does better in well-lit conditions, but it is a slower grower. You may experiment with harvest times past 10 days. Genovese basil is a beautiful green color with an interesting shape that makes for a colorful garnish. Micro basil does not grow tall, so you will need to harvest close to the root line and rinse well. Micro basil seeds are among the more expensive seeds but are worth it for their intense basil flavor.

Micro basil is an outstanding choice for caprese, pesto or any recipe that calls for fresh basil. The flavor of micro basil is a bit more intense than adult basil.

***Note: Although we have indicated the specific medium that this particular seed prefers, you can still experiment with either soil or hydroponic mediums. Results may vary.