Botanical Interests Seeds, Basil, Holy, Tulsi

Ocimum sanctum. USDA organic. Annual. Full sun to part shade. Sow after last chance of spring frost. Heirloom: This revered, ancient basil makes a healthful tea with a spicy, fruity aroma that is soothing to the mind and body. Known as the Queen of Herbs in India, Tulsi is considered to be sacred. The health-promoting properties of Holy Basil are said to help the body combat stress and other medical concerns. Plants are very fragrant. Make a delicious tea with a spicy clove, fruity, anise-like aroma by steeping the leaves; add the flowers to intensify the flavor. Grow indoors for a continuous supply of fresh leaves throughout the winter. This packet sows up to 172 feet. We are dedicated to inspiring & educating the gardener in you. That's why we've put even more helpful information inside. More info inside. No GMOS. All our seeds are untreated. Certified organic by the Colorado Dept. of Agriculture. Illustrated by Marjorie Leggitt.