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What are Basil Leaves? – Basil is an annual herb of the mint family. Basil is grown for its aromatic leaves. Basil is likely native to India and is widely grown as a kitchen herb. There are more than 60 varieties of basil, with sweet basil being one of the most widely used. The herb has rounded leaves that are often pointed. It’s a bright green plant, although some varieties have hints of purple or red in their leaves. Sweet basil has a very strong smell and a recognizable flavor. Different varieties of basil offer slightly different flavors. For instance, lemon basil has a tangy lemon taste, while mint basil has a refreshing minty taste.
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