Kapoor Tulsi, Ocimum sanctum, 4in potted plant, Organic, GMO Free, Tulsi Plants
Now shipping live plants until Thanksgiving. All plants ship on Monday and Tuesday to avoid sitting over the weekend in shipping.
A very aromatic annual that has been known to self-seed. It has been used as an immune-enhancing, antifungal and antibacterial medicinal herb. It has been grown in India since ancient times.
Origination: Native to tropical and subtropical Asia
Height: 12-24 inches
Hardiness: Zone 10 and up
Flower Color: Purplish
Characteristics: It is an erect, much branched subshrub, 12-24 inches tall and wide, with hairy stems and simple, opposite, green leaves that are strongly scented. Leaves have petioles, and are ovate, up to almost 2 inches long, usually slightly toothed. The flowers are purplish in elongate racemes in close whorls.
Uses: Medicinal and Culinary Herb