Friday 26 June 2020
Some plants are difficult to propagate but, with basil, you can take a 5-10cm cutting, remove the lower leaves and put it in a jar of water for a couple of weeks. If you buy a single plant from a … Continue reading
Thursday 18 October 2018
Comments Off on Trouble at the Root?
A couple of months ago, I posted about an experiment in propagating basil hydroponically (ie. in water). Roots did grow as expected and after a while, I changed the water and added a bit of Baby Bio to keep them … Continue reading
Friday 24 August 2018
Comments Off on Basil Gets a Haircut
Recently, I was reading about how easy it is to propagate basil (Ocimum basilicum) just using water. I picked up a basil plant for one of the evening meals at Soul Survivor earlier this week and there was plenty left … Continue reading