Thursday, June 22, 2017

Ocimum basilicum - Basil - Great basil - Sweet basil - திருநீற்றுப் பச்சை

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Ocimum basilicum - Basil - Great basil - Sweet basil - திருநீற்றுப் பச்சை



Also called great basil or Saint-Joseph's-wort or "king of herbs" and the "royal herb"

The type used in Italian food is typically called sweet basil (or Genovese basil)

Family: Lamiaceae
Genus: Ocimum
Species: O. basilicum