I picked up a little container of basil sprouts at my local garden center and there were 7 in the little pot!
Look for multiple sprouts in your pot to maximize your investment.
This is how I separate them to maximize the yield. If I would have put all 7 in the ground together, chances were great that they would choke each other out. With this tutorial I am minimizing loss and maximizing yield!
Want a recipe to use a few leaves of basil? Check out my tutorial on canning bruschetta.
What is your favorite recipe to make with basil? Leave a comment below and let me all about it!