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Basil

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


Latin: Ocimum basilicum






Properties:


  • 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.