- USDA Organic, sourced from Seed Savers Exchange
- Annual plants
- Plants grow to 12-18 inches tall
- Citrus scent and flavor
Grown since the 1920s by Mrs. Clifton of Carlsbad, New Mexico. In the 1950s she gave it to Janet Burns, mother of Barney Burns, a Native Seeds/SEARCH founder. Intense citrus aroma, popular for vinegars and seafood dishes. Plants are 12-18" tall with a neat habit, small green leaves, and white flowers. Dries nicely. The finest strain of lemon basil available. Annual.
Space your plants 6-8 inches apart in well fertilized soil. Keep the leaves well watered and cool.