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Lamiaceae

Ocimum tenuiflorum – The Holy Basil

Ocimum tenuiflorum is an aromatic plant. It is known for its medicinal value and is widely used all-over India for various purposes. It is considered so sacred in India that people use to worship this plant. Taxonomy Kingdom: Plantae Division: Angiosperms Sub-Division: Eudicots Class: Asterids Order: Lamiales Family: Lamiaceae Genus: Ocimum Species: O. tenuiflorum Occurrence The Tulsi or O. tenuiflorum is native to India and also grows well throughout the Indian Sub-Continent. It is also grown for
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