|Main use|| ||Herbs|| |
|Plant|| ||Ocimum|| |
|Propagation unit|| || Vegetative, Organic|| |
|Sales|| ||Europe and USA|| |
|Popular uses|| || Flowering Plant, Fragrance, Meat & Fowl Cooking, Fish Flavouring, Hot Dishes, Soup, Pastries, Salads, Oil Flavouring|| |
|Pot size|| || 13-15cm, 1-2L, 16-19cm, 3-4L|| |
|Plants per pot|| ||1 plant in small pots, 3 plants in large containers|| |
|Sun exposure|| ||Sun or partial shade|| |
|Water requirements|| ||Ample|| |
|Flowering time|| || Summer|| |
|Planting time|| ||All year round|| |
|Crop time|| ||2-3 weeks in small pots, 3-5 weeks in containers|| |
|Growing temperatures|| ||Min. 15ºc for active growth. Can be over wintered in frost-free greenhouses.|| |
|Hardiness zone (USA)|| ||Z9-10|| |
|Pinching|| ||Once|| |
|Growth regulators|| ||Yes|| |
Description`Pesto Perpetuo` is a highly aromatic upright perennial with large green and white variegated leaves and white flowers. It grows up to 80cm (36") high and and spreads to 30cm (12") in diameter.
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This great structured plant is highly aromatic and decorative. It has a nice taste combined with ornamental foliage.