Ocimum tenuiflorum (formerly Ocimum sanctum)
Approx: 50 seeds
Holy Basil, also known as Tulsi, is a sacred herb with a long history of spiritual and medicinal use. Its delicate and flavorful leaves make it a must-have for anyone looking to add a touch of mystery and tradition to their herb garden.
Cultivating Holy Basil is simple and requires minimal attention. This herb thrives in warm, sunny conditions and well-drained soil. Whether you start from seeds or cuttings, planting it in a sunny spot is key for its growth. With the proper care, including occasional watering, Holy Basil will thrive and be ready for harvest.
The fragrant and flavorful leaves of Holy Basil are versatile and can be used in a range of dishes, from tea to rice dishes, to add a touch of tradition and unique flavor. It is also a popular choice for ornamental gardens, where its delicate beauty adds an exotic touch to the landscape.
Holy Basil is more than just a flavorful herb. It is a piece of history, tradition, and spirituality. With its ease of growth and its unique flavor, this herb is a must-have for anyone looking to bring a touch of mystery and tradition to their herb garden.