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Benefits of Basil

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#Plant Benefits

Cultures around the world love and consume basil on a daily basis. It is popular in many Italian and Southeast Asian dishes and its flavor has been known to pair especially well with mozzarella and tomatoes. What many people don't know is that this popular herb also has several benefits for both the mind and the body.

After caring for your basil, you will likely realize just how much you love and appreciate the plant. As you experience its benefits firsthand, you will fall in love with more than just the culinary aspects of it.