Basil is an annual plant that grows in many countries around the world. Its leaves can be of different colors, which include light, dark green, and purple. The stem reaches an average length of 60 cm. The root is branching, located close to the surface.
The leaves, like the stem, are covered with hairs. The flowers are white, pale pink. Fruits are dark, similar to nuts, ripen in a group of 4 pieces, and remain viable for five years. Interestingly, the taste of different types of basil is also different. This plant needs sunlight, but it must be controlled.