SHOP ALL 99¢+ SAMPLER SEED PACKS »   //  Get Free & Fast USA Shipping on all orders $10.00+ //   CLICK TO VIEW A MYSTERY PRODUCT  

🔙 TO SEED SHOP
🔙 TO GROW GUIDES

Basil - Licorice

One-click - Share the with a friend

Original Price: $4.50 USD

Add to Wishlist



Basil, Licorice
(100% Heirloom/Non-Hybrid/Non-GMO)

 

This basil variety produces lovely and flavorful green leaves with purple accents.  It has a strong, but enjoyable licorice flavor and can grow 24" tall.

 

Quick Tip Planting Guide:

Depth to Plant 
Spacing Between Plants
Days to Germinate (Sprout)
Germination
Soil Temp

Planting Season
Plant Height
Plant 
Width
No. of Plants per sq. ft.
0.25 inches deep

10"-12"

apart

5-10 days

around 70

degrees

after last frost

Up to  2 feet tall

Up to 1 feet wide 1

What is Licorice Basil?

This basil is a type of Thai Basil, also known as anise basil.  It has strong licorice and anise flavors, qualities and aromatics.  It's known to be slightly "lanky" with pointed green leaves with signature purple flowers. Both the leaves and flowers are edible on this plant.  

 

Health Benefits of Licorice Basil

Licorice Basil can be used for treating the common cold, the flu, diabetes, asthma, bronchitis, earaches, headaches, upset stomachs, heart disease, fever, and more.  It promotes longevity but something you may not know is that its an excellent mosquito repellent! 

 



Ways to Consume Licorice Basil

When Licorice Basil leaves are crushed, they burst with intense basil and licorice aromas. Fragrant and floral, the spicy paste is a condiment for multiple dishes. This basil is best when mixed with other ingredients to tame it's powerful one-dimensional notes. 

 

    See Basil Recipes & Growing Tips on our Pinterest Board

     


    Basil - Licorice

    + CLICK IMAGES TO ZOOM

    Basil - Licorice Basil - Licorice Basil - Licorice Basil - Licorice Basil - Licorice Basil - Licorice Basil - Licorice Basil - Licorice Basil - Licorice Basil - Licorice Basil - Licorice Basil - Licorice
    Join our community on Image Map


    LIMITED TIME ONLY!  FREE SEED KIT! Get the All-in-One Roma Tomato Seed Kit for free with when you spend just $20+ VIEW OFFER




    or

    Read more reviews from customers »
    View customer photos »
    SHARE & EARN! Join our Affiliate Team NOW!   Learn more / JOIN NOW   Get paid weekly 💰 Highest Commission Payout Rate   LEARN MORE   Earn when you share with friends and family.   JOIN NOW   Join our Influencer Program   JOIN NOW   Get paid weekly 💰💰💰 Highest Commission   JOIN NOW   Earn money when you share our seed store with friends and family.   LEARN MORE