Basil

Alex Trentz

Information

  • Originated in the United Kingdom
  • The leaves of the basil plant are used
  • Used in American Lasagna
  • Basil is a sweet herb
  • Used as both dry and fresh

Health Benefits

  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Anti-bacterial
  • Can ease anxiety and headaches
  • Used to help stomach aches

Facts

  • Considered sacred in Hindu cultures
  • Sign of love and devotion in young people for some countries
  • Annual herb
  • Plants reach 12-18 inches
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