Basil - Holy

Ocimum tenuiflorum

Tulsi Holy Basil Seen at Jaya's Garden By Thangaraj Kumaravel [CC BY 2.0] (Photo Credits)

Slender green leaves, hairy purplish stem, musky and slightly mint scent, often grown in houses, gardens and near temples in India, said to be a tonic aiding digestion, use in salads.
Other Names: Tulsi, synonym Ocimum sanctum, Sacred Basil


Specifications of Basil - Holy

Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 0-1m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Sometimes

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA

Suitability in Pots Yes

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Dwarf (1/2 Normal Size)


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