Our Iconic Sweet Basil has the iconic basil taste but comes in the Microgreen form packed with nutrients.
Facts and Knowledge
- Our microgreen team harvests fresh microgreens every day to ensure that the different harvest times of the different plants are strictly followed to ensure the highest quality. Environmentally friendly and reusable materials are used for packaging, No mold can appear for 8 – 14 days if stored correctly
- The weight information on our boxes is the actual usable plant weight.
- If you prefer microgreens in a plant tray, you must consider the following:
- Caution! Some types of plants tend to form mold in the root area. Be sure to store dry and ventilate the planting mat. The weight of the products offered in trays includes grow mats, water, roots and packaging this is why the usable plant weight is generally 40-50% below the declaration. For technical reasons, this applies to all suppliers of planters. Find out what Wikipedia has to say.
The #Microgreenteam only offers government approved microgreens with eco-friendly and reusable packaging.
Basil microgreens are popular with chefs for their sweet and savory profile. They complement heirloom tomatoes and are a great cocktail garnish.
Let’s dive into their nutritional values:
Basil microgreens are surprisingly full of nutrients. They contain protein, vitamins E, A, K, B6, and C; as well as calcium, iron, zinc, magnesium, copper, phosphorous, and even potassium! That adds up to a lot of benefits:
There are a number of chemicals in basil microgreens, including citronellol and linalool, which are known to reduce inflammation in the body and even tackle bacterial infections. This makes it a great addition to your diet, especially if you’re already suffering for aches and pains. The calcium in basil microgreens ensures that your bones and teeth will stay strong. In fact, the array of nutrients can even help to keep osteoporosis at bay. Your body needs protein, zinc, magnesium and several of the other nutrients in these plants. Adequate quantities of these will help to ensure your hormones remain balanced; helping you to stay healthy. The iron and vitamin K in basil microgreens will help to ensure your blood clots properly after a cut and you have the maximum number of red blood cells possible. These are the cells that carry oxygen around your body; they’re pretty important!