Growing basil outside Australia is a little tricky because of its very unique plant, which is an invasive species.
It is a good idea to find out more about the plants in your area before you grow it.
To do so, visit the Growing Basil section of the Gardening Guide.
There you will find a wide range of information on growing basil.
The information will cover everything from growing the plant outside in a greenhouse, to cutting down a basil bush and using it to make your own basil, to growing it indoors, and much more.
If you need to find specific information on your particular basil, try our growing tips.
There are also plenty of guides for other types of basil, such as those for rosemary, and for other herbs, such the basil weedy.
If growing basil is an important part of your garden, you should definitely get the Gardener’s Gardening guide.
It has lots of gardening advice for growing basil in your garden.
You can also browse our growing section, where you can find a variety of information for growing a variety on your garden as well as some advice on other garden activities such as composting and watering.