Ocimum tenuiflorum (Holy basil)
Herbarium (Materia medica to come)
Holy basil plant
Ocimum tenuiflorum, watercolour on paper, by an unknown Indian artist, commissioned by William Roxburgh, Kolkata, India, early 19th century. (Image: RBG Kew)
Pandita Ramabai Saraswati Post Prep
Ocimum tenuiflorum' Holy basil' A delicate rich scented basil that shares a religious, medicinal and culinary history.
Some Traditional Medicinal Plants
Ocimum tenuiflorum - Thai holy basil.
Herbs / Edible flowers & weeds
Gardening is my therapy!!
Holy basil is an important medicinal and religious plant closely related to the basil we use for cooking.
Where did you get that hat?
Women carry holy basil plants (Ocimum tenuiflorum) on their heads during a religious procession in Hyderabad
Basil - Lores, Varieties, Growing +
Tulsi Tea (Ocimum Tenuiflorum) - Pukka Organic Three Varieties of Tulsi Tea.