The inflorescence is overlapped and the stem is red. The leaves are ovoid or ovatelanceolate, light green in color with fine hairs.
Growing Condition 生長條件
Prefer warm and humid climate with plenty of sunshine, with an average of more than 6 hours of sunshine per day.
Basil is an important seasoning in Italian and South Asian cuisine. The leaves have a strong scent, which can add aroma to vegetables. The fresh leaves can be used for making tea and beverages.
Health Benefits 營養價值
It has strong anti-oxidation, anti-cancer, anti-virus and anti-microbial properties. Commonly used to treat bruises and snake and insect bites in Chinese medicine.