Rutgers Devotion DMR Basil

Days to Maturity: 70-80 Days

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Starting at: As low as $3.75

An aromatic and sweet Genovese-type basil with excellent downy mildew resistance.

This improved basil is another great achievement from the effor ts of Rutgers University and KBC Specialty Seeds. Uniform, flat to cup shaped leaves are tender, flavorful and productive throughout the growing season. These aromatic leaves attract shoppers at the farmers market and are the ideal basil type for making pesto. A solution for growers experiencing losses associated with Downy Mildew. This variety is protected by a Utility Patent - learn more here.

  • Slow to bolt
  • Extremely uniform
  • UP
  • Open-Pollinated

Disease Resistance Details
High Resistance: Downy Mildew, Fusarium Wilt

19.9M/oz avg.

Cultural Info

Tender annual. Direct seed after last frost or start transplants at 70-80'F 4-6 weeks before planting out. Sow 1/4" deep, plants 2-8" apart in rows 12-24" apart, depending on variety. Store unwashed.

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