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Basil Anise
Basil Anise


 
Our Price: $5.99 FOR 1 PLANT IN A 3 1/2" POT

Product Code: HERB_BASIL_ANISE
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Description
 
Basil Anise : "Ocimum basilicum " Anise scented, small olive-green leaf, purple stem, violet flowers, used in curry and spicy dishes. Slow-bolting plant.
 
Culinary Uses : Basil can be dried or used fresh.  It is best used fresh, as drying it will lose its perfume and quite a bit of flavour. A favourite with French cooks, who have traditionally used its leaves in soups and salads. Use in place of Sweet Basil with fish, cold summer soups and fruit salads. leaves are excellent in sauces with fruit, juices, teas and salads adding their own flavour.
 
 
Medicinal Uses :  Traditionally used for many reasons, basil is well known for its medicinal purpose. Basil possesses the properties of anti-oxidant agents thus helps in flushing our all toxic material from the body. It has anti bacterial properties which kill the bacteria that lead to many infections. Just chewing few basil leaves early morning will kill the bacteria and flush them out your body. Basil is the best remedy on morning cold and cough. You may consume few basil leaves with two teaspoon of honey to reduce the intensity of cough. Very effective in the treatment of asthma and diabetes. Helps in alleviating your stress level. It relaxes the stressed brain cells, thus revitalizes your health. It is best remedy to cure acne and pimples. Simple rub basil leaves on the affected skin and wash it off with warm water.
 
Other Uses : Seed stalks can be used for decoration
 
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