Pruning your Basil

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Prune your basil plants to get them to bush out and develop a stronger root system. 

This plant came from a grocery store, growing in a peat pot with partial sunlight – it was very gangly, stretching for sunlight.

A bit of pruning has made it a much healthier plant.

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Master gardener, specializing in small-space water-wise gardening. Other interests include . . . Community volunteering, work-shops, computers, reading, music, hiking, camping and fishing

Posted on May 18, 2014, in Gardening. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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