Micro Basil (Purple)

A mild basil flavour.

Microgreen Purple Basil is one of the prettiest basil varieties. The vivid colour of its petite dark purple leaves is an attractive highlight to any dish.  This visual appeal is complimented by a pleasant clove-scented aroma.

Available as Cut Cress

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Add to rice and pasta dishes.  Microgreen Purple Basil is also terrific in sauces, salads and soups or as a beautiful garnish to complete your meal.


Flat, fan-shaped, deep-purple leaves with pale purple stems. Occasional green leaves in the crop.


To maintain freshness, store Microgreen Purple Basil between 7-20 degrees C.  Microgreens should be consumed within 10 days of packing.  Rinse lightly under cold clean water before use.

Health Benefits

Microgreen Purple Basil contains vitamins A, K, C and B as well as iron, calcium and fibre.


Cut Cress Punnets, Open Pots & Living Top Seal Punnets.


Flowerdale Farm’s Microgreen Purple Basil is cultivated in hydroponic conditions and is available year round