Likewise, people ask, what pH level is best for a basil plant?
Herb pH/PPM/cF chart for Hydroponic GardenersHerbspHcFBasil5.5-6.510-16Chicory5.5-6020-24Chives6.0-6.518-22Fennel6.4-6.810-14
What soil pH does Basil like?
Garden Soil pH Levels for HerbsVegetables:Ideal pHBasil5.5 – 6.5Chives6.0 – 7.0Fennel5.0 – 6.0Garlic5.5 – 7.5
Can you grow basil without soil?
Never fear, no matter how cold your climate is, you can have year round herbs via a windowsill herb garden. And, are you ready for this, you can grow basil without any dirt! Growing basil in water during the winter months is actually preferable, as you don’t have to worry about your soil molding.