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Basil Magical Michael
Basil Magical Michael


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

Product Code: HERB_MAGICAL_MICHAEL
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Description
 
 Basil Magical Michael : "Ocimum basilicum "  An ornamental, edible sweet basil. Very fragrant compared to other ornamental basils, but lower in oils than culinary basils. 'Magical Michael' plants are uniform and reliably 15 inches tall and 16-17 inches wide. Green foliage with purple bracts and very floriferous, small creamy white blooms make it ideal as a foliage plant in combination containers.
 
 
 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 favorite with French cooks, who have traditionally used its leaves in soups and salads.  
 
 
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 : Effective bug repellant. As with all basils, you can also use this basil in the garden as a natural insecticide to repel aphids, mites, and tomato hornworms.

 
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