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Grow this plant and fill up your garden witha refreshing lemon scent that adds a wonderful dimension of fragrance to your space. This plant is basically a hybrid between lemon basil and Africa basil. This bushy plant produces bright green colored leaveswith jagged edges and attractive white flower spikes in late summer. The leaves along with the flowers and stems are edible.
Lemon Basil is one of the most popular house plants in India. The leaves hold an intense lemon taste and fragrance and are excellent for adding a citrus flavor to fish dishes, vinegar, and salads.
This plant is a genus in the family Lamiaceae and has a variety of 60 species, each famous for their medicinal properties. These plants reach a maximum height of 10 inches and don’t require much maintenance and care to thrive.
Lemon Basil Special Features
This plant helps to improve the quality of surrounding air.
Lemon Basil also makes a good container or bedding plant.
This plant attracts butterflies and bees and is a great companion for repelling aphids and mites.