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  • Another Basil??

    I know this is going to sound stupid but when you say "just snip a long stem and root and plant. Very easy to propagate." Does that mean you take the long stem and put it in water until it roots and then plant it or do you take the… More

  • Is Sweet Basil a perrenial plant?

    ... the winter so that next Spring it will grow more Basil leaves? Jimthumb More

  • Drying Basil

    ...stion: What is the best way to preserve harvested Basil leaves? Freezing? Drying? If drying, do you bake them at low temperature or air dry them? Answer: Basil retains is flavor best when stored in a jar of… More

  • Rooting Basil

    ...been mentioned in several posts that you can root Basil, but, once again, my black thumb is getting in the way. Yesterday I cut two 9" long cuttings of Basil and put them in a cup of water in the window. Now they're wilting. The past… More

  • Basil help

    I put my basil out after they had second leaves and were about 3 inches tall. But we got a freak spring storm and the rain pounded them. All of them are plastered to the ground now what should i do ? Will they come back or should i go… More

  • juat me "basil garden"

    ... time "want to do" activity -- gardening and its "basil" for me! was out today buying things like new pots - soil and of course -- my first batch of "sweet basil" --… More

  • Why is my basil dying?

    I have grown my sweet basil from seed in a 8" round container. It looked healthy for 3 months. Suddenly within 3 days the basil started to look wilted (it got a little dry briefly)and the leaves started falling off. I gave it water, plant food, etc. but it still… More

  • My Basil Plants

    :eek: I just bought 3 types of basil plants from Agway on Saturday. I didn't plant them yet because of the rain & cold here. 2 of them have wilted , like died. I cut them back and have them in the house. The greek basil has leaves that don't… More

  • Leaves dissapearing from basil

    ...o this site,but I am having an awful time with my basil seedlings. They have their second set of leaves, but something is stripping the leaves right off of the stems. What could do this? It happens within a 24 hour period. Any help would be… More

  • Growing basil help

    ... For the past two years we've been trying to grow basil in the garden and on the deck. Does anyone out there know what specifics basil needs; full day sun? indirect sun? How much water? Do they like shade? Any particular soil requirements? thanks… More

  • basil

    I planted basil about 3 weeks ago it was deep green and beautiful, however I have recently noticed little brown spots on the leaves and the leaves are turning yellow. What is this and what can I do to save the plants. They are organic. More

  • harvesting basil seeds

    ok well ive seen basil seeds im corious if theres anythin specal ya need ta do or? edit basil?? wtf?? i mean BORAGE (lllooooooonnnnnnnnngggggggggg day allready) More

  • Basil

    I have growing Basil this year, and have had great results. Until this past week. Something has been eating the leaves, and leaving these little black balls behind. Its not a mouse im sure of that. Does anyone have any idea what is happening to my Basil. Thanks More

  • Basil

    I'm looking for basil seeds, especially Thai and cinnamon basil. I'm willing to swap seeds or send a SASE. Thanks, Louise louiseb130@aol.com More

  • growing basil in screened patio in ft lauderdale

    i am a novice and am growing basil, thyme, rosemary, oregano, parsley, cilantro in my screened in patio in ft lauderdale. see alot of small flying insects in soil and on leaves of basil in particular. what is best, organic if possible, way to eliminate these and any other pests… More

  • basil/purple ruffles

    Will pay postage for basil/purple ruffles if anyone has this Thanks :cool: More

  • Basil bugs

    ... are laying thousands of eggs on the leaves of my basil plant. What are they and how do I get rid of them. More

  • Basil HEEEELLLPP!!

    Hi Everyone, I have been trying to grow basil for a few weeks now. I planted seeds.......I got nothing. I bought 2 basil plants and replanted them.......1 is gone and the other one....hanging in there but I really don't know. :( Does anyone have any suggestions???? Please, anything if you… More

  • Basil HEEEELLLPP!!

    Hi Everyone, I have been trying to grow basil for a few weeks now. I planted seeds.......I got nothing. I bought 2 basil plants and replanted them.......1 is gone and the other one....hanging in there but I really don't know. Does anyone have any suggestions???? Please, anything if you have… More

  • Brown Basil Leaves?

    Hi! I grow LOTS of Basil and the last two years Ive noticed many of my Basil leaves getting brown spots that spread over the leaves. This happens to my plants in pots outside as well as my indoor Basil. Any ideas? Not enough water? Too much? Does Basil get… More

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