Family: Lamiaceae (Labiatae), Ocimum basilicum L.

Source: Simon, J.E., A.F. Chadwick and L.E. Craker. 1984. Herbs: An Indexed Bibliography. 1971-1980. The Scientific Literature on Selected Herbs, and Aromatic and Medicinal Plants of the Temperate Zone. Archon Books, 770 pp., Hamden, CT. crop/crops/Crop Fact Sheets/basil.html#RTFTOC10

For further information on basil - See Basil in New Crops.

Aromatic and Medicinal Plants Index

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