Holy Basil

Basil, Holy

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Also known as Kapoor Tulsi. Rare basil with a spicy scent of clove, lemon, and cinnamon. Grown outside holy sanctuaries in India. (Ocimum sanctum)

Medicinal: Holy Basil has warming, antiseptic qualities. Used as a febrifuge to lower fevers especially those related to colds and flu, as an antibiotic for skin infections and as an insect repellent.

Growing instructions: Annual. Germination at 70°F in 7-14 days. Direct sow or transplant after last frost. Full sun. Grows 18" tall. Space 12-16" apart.

Packet: 0.12 g - approximately 211 seeds