Basil – Purple Ball
Ocimum basilicum 'Purple Ball'

Zone: Not hardy, grown as an annual
Height: 10-12"

General: This aromatic plant has highly original, small purple leaves and small, tubular purple flowers. Purple Ball thrives in sunny, warm weather and is drought resistant.

Culinary Uses: A colorful alternative to any recipe calling for fresh basil.

Ornamental Uses: The eye-catching purple foliage is a surprising filler for balcony boxes, also looks stunning in pots and in border beds. Purple Ball is a highly decorative option for the kitchen, patio and garden.

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