|Zone:||Not hardy; grow as an annual|
General:Purple, large leaved Genovese-type basil. Wonderful color addition to containers, herb gardens and as a garnish.
Culinary Uses: The same aroma and flavor to the traditional Genovese - this variety just adds a little kick of color to any dish you add it to.
Medicinal Uses: On par with traditional Genovese health benefits.
Ornamental Uses: The same large, deeply veined leaves as Genovese basil but instead of green this variety boasts a deep purple color.
|Uses*:||Aromatic, Culinary, Deer Resistant, Medicinal, Ornamental|