Ocimum basilicum Basil is a tender perennial grown most often as an annual. Native to tropical Asia, it is now grown just about anywhere where the weather is warm enough. Basil is a member of the mint family. If you crush a few leaves between your fingers you can smell the minty, anise flavor that […]
Category: Growing Guides by Herb
Growing, harvesting, propagation, and storage of our favorite culinary herbs.