Basil, Holy Basil (Ocimum tenuiflorum)

Basil, Holy Basil (Ocimum tenuiflorum)

Vendor
The Culinary Herb Company
Regular price
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Sale price
£2.85
Tax included.
Quantity must be 1 or more

Note: our minimum order is three herb plants. Your order can comprise of three of the same herb or three different varieties.

TENDER ANNUAL. Ht 30cm. Also known as sacred basil or tulsi.

This plant originates from Thailand, where it is grown around Buddhist temples. It has a very pungent rich aroma and is traditionally used in Thai cooking, such as stir-fries or chicken, pork and beef dishes.
The Indian-related form is considered holy by the Hindus and sacred to the gods. It is used in many religious ceremonies.
Plant somewhere sheltered from the wind in rich, fertile soil in full sun.