Ocimum basilicum citriodorum 'Lemon Sweet Dani'


  • AAS winner

Type: Annual         

Soil: Warm, light, organic.

Useful Parts: Leaves.

Growth Habit: Grows compactly, so it makes a good border plant, brush against to release scent. White flowers.

Harvest Method: Cut whole branches before buds open, or pick individual leaves.

Handling: Fresh, dried, frozen, or in oil or vinegars.

Uses: Flavoring food, adding aroma to the garden.


24 in


10-14 in

Ocimum basilicum citriodorum 'Lemon Sweet Dani' Characteristics


  • Fragrant
  • Border
  • Container
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Dried Flower

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Sun Tolerant

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average