Mediterranean Basil Potted Plant (Ocimum Basilicum) Sweet Basil – it is most commonly grown perennial, aromatic and culinary type species of basil, the plant has bigger green color leaves and stems. It is most consumed herb world wide and known by several common names such as king of herbs, royal herb, great basil and Saint-Joseph’s-wort etc. The King of herbs is one of the most consumed aromatic herbs, its one or other species are found all over the world. Basil is categorized under Ocimum genus in plants family Lamiaceae which is native to India and has around 60 species identified with several health benefits associated with them. It is good source of vitamin A, Vitamin C, Calcium, Zinc, Iron, Chlorophyll etc, it posses anti bacterial, insecticidal properties.
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