| Purple Ruffles Basil |
| Ocimum basilicum 'Purple Ruffles'|
| Uses: Culinary/Medicinal/Beverage/Aromatic/Industrial
|| Duration: Annual |
| When to Sow: Spring/Anytime
|| Ease of Germination: Easy |
An All-American winner. Large heavily ruffled and fringed darkpurple leaves and pinkish-purple flowers make this a striking new addition to the herb garden or flower border. Note: This strain has deteriorated from its original award-winning all-purple form; up to 4% of leaf area is now green.