Herb Gardening

Growing Basil

Basil is one of those distinctive herbs. You know exactly what you are smelling the moment you catch a whiff. Whenever my husband walks by it, he tells me it smells like pizza! Most people associate basil with Italian cooking, however it's origins are most likely from India. Give basil a warm, sunny location with well drained soil and you'll be rolling in the basil all summer long.

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