Basil

Basil
Latin Name: Ocimum basilicum
Dried Basil Leaves
Alternative names
Basilie, Sweet Basil
Arabic name
ريحان
Available Form:
■ Basil large cut
■ Basil Crushed
■ Basil X Fancy
■ Basil Pure fine powder through 50 Mesh
Specifications
Purity
99% purity, Admixing 1%, 5% moisture
Process of Crop
Collected from farms, sun dried or machine dried at 8% humidity. Packing as tea bags crushed or leaves as per order
Packaging
20kg paper bags or 25kg polypropylene bags
Shipping Method
20ft containers (6 Metric Tons) 40ft containers (13 Metric Tons)
Uses
CULINARY USES:
Used as condiment for curry and soups. Used in Thai and Vietnamese cooking. Used in Mediterranean meat stews. The main ingredient of Italian Pesto.
MEDICAL USES:
Has digestive and ant-gas properties. Used for stomach cramps, constipation, headaches and anxiety. It has a sedative effect so can be used to calm down after a stressful event.
BEAUTY AND BODY USES:
Hair can be washed with the decoction of basil to condition the hair