How to Grow Basil Why pay a lot for basil at the grocery store when you can grow your own? This video will teach you the best way to plant, grow, care for, and harvest basil. Even if...

Scarpetta Is Back With Its Famed Tomato Basil Spaghetti - Eater NY

On its 10-year anniversary, Scarpetta — the higher-end Italian restaurant celebrity chef Scott Conant used to be involved in — has relocated to the James New York Nomad hotel. That famed spaghetti with tomato and basil will be once again available to the public at 88 Madison Ave., between 28th and 29th streets, come Wednesday, February 7.

The new location has a...



  1. Description. Basil is an annual, or sometimes perennial, herb used for its leaves.Depending on the variety, plants can reach between 30 cm (0.98 ft) and 150 cm (4.9 ft). Its leaves are richly green and ovate, but otherwise come in a wide variety of sizes and shapes depending on cultivar.
  2. Bicycle Bags & Bicycle Baskets from the Netherlands. Basil in Ulft is the place to be for beautiful bicycle baskets from the Netherlands. Basil has been around since the 1970s and is the result of Van Balveren (the founder) and Silvolde (the original location).
  3. Fahrradtaschen & Fahrradkörbe, lokal in Holland produziert. Für schöne Fahrradkörbe, die lokal in Holland produziert werden, sind Sie bei Basil in Ulft an der richtigen Adresse.Basil gibt es seit den 70er Jahren und der Name setzt sich zusammen aus „Van Balveren“ (Name des Gründers) und „Silvolde“ (dem ursprünglichen Standort).
  4. Basil plants are one of the most popular herbs to grow and also one of the easiest. Basil (Ocimum basilicum) is a member of the mint family.It is closely identified with Italian cooking, although it is originally from India.
  5. Basil is a warm-weather, fragrant herb that tastes great in Italian dishes—and let’s not forget homemade pesto! Plant seeds or transplants after all danger of frost has passed and soil is warm, and it will yield an abundant harvest within weeks. Keep harvesting the leaves to keep the plant going strong.
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Oh.. there's a lot of it!
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I don't have much of a green thumb. The last time I tried to grow a basil plant, it died. Maybe because I kept plucking away at the leaves. Thinking of growing basil again. But this time, I'll think big and grow a...
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