Organic Holy Basil

Tulsi (Ocimum Sanctum) Leaves Krishna Grade

2 ounces net weight


Pine Island Organics' Holy Basil is not the sweet basil (Ocimum Basilicum) found in your home spice rack.  It is typically used to make teas and extracts. It is an aromatic perennial plant in the family Lamiaceae that is native to the Indian subcontinent and widespread as a cultivated plant throughout the tropics of Southeast Asia. Holy Basil is known as a sacred plant in India, where it's a very important medicinal herb of Ayurvedic medicine.  According to the Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine, consuming holy basil has many therapeutic benefits.


Supplements of Holy Basil extract are available in pill or capsule form. Essential oil of Holy Basil is distilled from leaves and flowers of the plant. You can also make Holy Basil tea using the leaves, flowers, or dried leaf powder. The leaves are commonly used in cooking and may be eaten raw. Holy Basil has a minty, spicy, bitter taste.


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