The taste is top when you grow them yourself
Basil Dark Opal is a fragrant herb used for salads and stir fries. Basil Dark Opal has dark purple, glossy foliage.
Tip prune when young to promote bushy, compact plants. Keep moist in dry weather and protect from snails, slugs and frost. Before planting, mix in compost and complete garden fertilizer. Use premium potting mix for containers for best results. Liquid feed regularly.