King of the Herbs
(Latin Name: Ocimum basilicum)
Part used: Leaves, Flowers, Seeds
You could be one teaspoon away from a healthier life !
HEALTH VIRTUES: Basil herb has a crowning list of health properties.
i. Basil is an immune system stimulant that increases the production of antibodies to fight infections and disease without negative side-effects.
ii. Basil is a circulatory stimulant that increases oxygen to the brain, and a nervine an herb that strengthens the nervous system to fight all nervous disorders, including nervous tension headaches and depression.
iii. Basil is a blood builder and bad-bacteria killer, including organisms that cause dysentery.
iv. Basil is an herb for recovery; with vitamins A and C and oil camphor.
v. Basil is an antiseptic for kidney cleansing and strengthens digestion.
vi. Basil has been used to restore strength in mothers after childbirth.