Basil
BASIL

English Name : French basil oil

  • Local Name (Nepali Name) : Mitho tulsi/Babari
  • BotanicalName : Ocimum basilicum L
  • Family Name : Lamiaceae
  • Season : October-November
  • Parts Used : Whole plant

 

Description

Basil is an aromatic herb in the mint family with 10-12cm long and 4-8cm wide leaves, tastes somewhat like anise, with a strong, pungent, often sweet smell

Physical and Chemical Properties