Basil has a very distinctive flavour profile that is unmissable, however unfortunately it doesn't keep well once cut and so if you enjoy the flavour of this indoor only herb you really need to grow it yourself.
Using our Hydro herb kit you will quickly find that your windowsill becomes a viable option for cultivation of this tastiest of herbs. Usually added in the latter stages of cooking to preserve its strong yet delicate flavour profile basil's distinctive taste is always a welcome addition to many Mediterranean dishes.
As with all of our herbs as much light as you can give them is best. With Basil be aware during the colder months of not letting it get too cold so conservatories in December may well be too cold even though they are great for light.