TOXICITY OF BASIL - BASIL RISKS
What is basil and what is it used for?
Basil (Ocimum basilicum) is an annual plant of the Labiatae family.
What are basil main components?
- The whole plant is rich in essential oil (0.2 to 1%).
- Tannins (4%)
- At high doses it is considered narcotic.
More information about basil in the listing above.
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