Ocimum basilicum 'Red Rubin', Basil (Eng.), Basilie, Basiliekruid (Afr.)
With its easy-to-grow large edible reddish-purple leaves and its strong spicy flavour, red basil is a must-have for every windowsill and every herb garden. They have ornamental appeal due to their striking reddish-purple leaves which add a unique flavour to salads, herbal teas and other dishes. Not only are the plants used for their culinary and ornamental appeal, but also have medicinal properties.