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Growing basil indoors shouldn't be a problem for anyone.

This is what you need:

1) A bright south facing window or a bulb with about 4000K-6500K rating.
2) Some basil seeds, a plant pot and soil from your local store.

Step 1: Germinating

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Put the soil into your pot and water it until its completely moist.

Take some seeds and put them onto the soil. Spacing from seed to seed should be about 2 cm (1 inch). Don't cover them with any soil, as basil seeds need light to germinate.

Cover the pot with a piece of glass or some plastic wrap to keep the soil moist.

Then put the pot to an bright warm place. About 20-25°C should be fine.

After some time the seeds will turn slightly blue. Don't be shocked. That's absolutely normal.

A few days later your seeds hopefully germinated.
 
BARKing1 year ago
You make it look and sound easy. I seldom get more than 1-2 harvests (your method) before I kill mine. I love basil but have yet to master growing it.
wilgubeast1 year ago
I have been harvesting basil incorrectly for years. Thanks for the tip!