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Often grown in window sill gardens, basil is prized for its stimulating properties.

Latin: Ocimum basilicum


  • Antibacterial

  • Antiviral

  • Stimulant

Helps with:

  • Alertness

  • Bug Bites

  • Earache

  • Cold and flu

  • Focus

  • Migraines

  • Pain

Ways to Use:

  • For bug bite relief, mix a few drops with peppermint essential oil into a carrier oil.