Holy Basil (Ocimum tenuiflorum) is very different from common basil. Aromatic and often used as tea or as incense with dried.
Ocimum tenuiflorum, Holy Basil (also tulsi, tulasī), is an aromatic plant in the family Lamiaceae which is native throughout the Old World tropics and widespread as a cultivated plant and an escaped weed. Recent studies suggest tulsi may be a COX-2 inhibitor, like many modern painkillers, due to its high concentration of eugenol (1-hydroxy-2-methoxy-4-allylbenzene). One small study showed it to reduce blood glucose levels in type 2 diabetics when combined with hypoglycemic drugs.
Ocimum tenuiflorum, Holy Basil (also tulsi, tulasī), is amazing
Ocimum Tenuiflorum - Tulsi Basil
Holy Basil or Tulsi Basil is Ocimum sanctum (now Ocimum tenuiflorum) : Seeds, plant cultivation and uses - Nurseries Online Australia
Thulsi (Ocimum Tenuiflorum, Holy Basil )
Ocimum tenuiflorum, Holy Basil (also tulsi, tulasī), is an aromatic plant native throughout the Old World tropics and widespread as a cultivated plant and an escaped weed. It is much branched subshrub with simple, opposite, green leaves that are s Cures in the garden
Holy Basil (Ocimum tenuiflorum), with it’s glorious aroma, has been called the “elixir of life” and is believed to promote longevity because of it’...
Biodiversity of Sri Lanka: මදුරු තලා [Maduru Thala]Sacred Basil/Holy Basil (Ocimum tenuiflorum) Common native herb occurs along roadsides and open waste places from lowlands to about 530 m elevations. Flowering from December to August.