Silvery-green leaves with purple undersides. Garnish desserts with micro shiso for a unique color combination and subtle licorice flavor. Can also be used to balance the heat in spicy Thai dishes. Based on our yield trial, we recommend seeding 11.5 gm per tray at approx. 2.5 flats per oz of seed. Avg. days to maturity was 16 days when harvested at the first true leaf (as opposed to cotyledon) stage. Avg. 135,400 seeds/lb.