What is the plant – Ocimum tenuiflorum, commonly known as holy basil or tulsi, is an aromatic perennial plant
How to grow the plant – Tulasi is a tropical plant, it requires warm temperatures to grow.
Scientific benefits – Tulasi contains Vitamin C and other anti-oxidants such as eugenol which protects the heart from harmful effects of free radicals.
Granny’s tips & tricks – Warm tualsi juice gets rid of stomach worms.
Home recipe – add 3 to 4 leaves of fresh tulasi in your morning tea, for a refreshing & healthy drink
Some fun facts – Tulasi fights with bad breath, pyorrhoea and cavities and other dental problems. – Tulasi was traditionally used as a cure for night blindness.