How many leaves are average for a basil plant?

Answer 3 gallons.

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How do I cut basil plant leaves?

Snip a few leaves off of the basil--an herb belonging to the mint family--at any time. Doing so will not damage the plant. If you need the stems so that you can dry the leaves for future use, cut t... Read More »

What happens when a basil plant gets black spots on the leaves?

Your basil plant once looked so healthy, stretching its bright leaves toward the sun, but now unsightly dark spots have taken over. These spots are usually caused by a fungus and can be remedied by... Read More »

How to Save Basil Leaves?

Basil adds distinct Italian flavor to tomato dishes and sauces, making this herb a natural companion for growing amid tomato plants. Its pale green leaves are highly fragrant, releasing scent with ... Read More »

How to Chop Basil Leaves?

Fresh herbs add a rich flavor to many dishes. To preserve the maximum amount of flavor, you can cut leaves a particular way. This technique is most effective with basil leaves, but can be applied t... Read More »