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Basil pruning tutorial Look back at the picture of the cute little plant. See how it has two leaves? That is important. On a basil plant the leaves grow in twos opposite each other. As the little plant sends up the stalk it will grow two more leaves. Basil 3 You need to go to those two leaves and prune about one inch or so above them.