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January 6, 2016



Thai basil with flowers. Photo by Risacher.

Thai basil (Ocimum basilicum var. thyrsiflorum) Called Ho-ra-pa (ต้นโหระพา) in Thai, gets its scent of licorice from estragole. The leaves are more stable under high or extended cooking temperatures than other basils.

Jennifer’s 4 favorite basil varieties

Basil with Ramona Werst

Ramona Werst knows what to do with a Basil plant, on her sites, she has all kinds of different things concerning basil gardening, gardening in general, and recipes. Her passion is cooking and using basil in recipes.



Basil on Google+


How to Grow and Use Basil


Basil Cultivars