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How to Prune Basil for Bushy Plants and Greater Harvest

thai basil in wood chips

Basil is absolutely one of my favorite herbs! I love the way it tastes, smells and is so easy to grow. It’s crazy how much basil leaves cost at the store considering how easy it is to grow all you’ll ever need. Growing basil from seed is very easy and stem cuttings will root in water in about 10 days. But the key to growing big bushy plants is understanding how to trim it!