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Q.Basil seeds

Zone 02726 | Anonymous added on March 19, 2018 | Answered

With Basil Seeds, how many generation of seeds can I go before the seeds from that plant make a poor quality basil plant. The seeds I’m going to plant this year are from a second generation basil plant. If I use these 2nd generation seeds will I have good basil plant to make pesto and tomato sauce?

Thank you
Ken Souza
email: 2012souza37@gmail.com

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Answered on March 20, 2018

There should be now lowering of quality as long as you harvest from healthy plants and store seed properly.
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