417 East Maxwell Street,
Lexington, Kentucky 40508
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Ocimum basilicum 'Nufar' (nufar basil)
This is the first variety of Genovese basil (O. basilicum 'Genovese') that is resistant to fusarium wilt. The dark green, shiny leaves grow up to 2 inches long on a tall, erect plant that is slow to bolt. The leaves are great on sandwiches and of course in pesto and other condiments. 1.5-2'H x 1-1.5'W.
Please note: Our online herb selection is NOT a live inventory--sizes and prices change (i.e. plants grow). We also may be sold out. Please visit or call for current availability. This item is not suitable to order as a gift. For our floral customers we suggest sending a kitchen herb garden.