Common Name: Sweet Basil
Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum ct. linalool
Parts Used: leaves
Processing: steam distilled
Primary Chemical Type: Monoterpenol
Common Uses: Antispasmodic & anti-inflammatory, muscle relaxant. Helps fight throat and lung infections. Helps relieve cramps. Stimulating, helps ease headaches and congestion from colds or flu.
Special Notes: This is true mediterranean sweet basil. Sweet, spicy, slightly green with a faint balsamic/woody undertone and lasting sweetness.