-Is great tasting, calming, and ornamental.
-Has flowers and leaves that are a pleasant addition to salads, sandwiches, fruit dishes, ice cream, etc.
-Makes an excellent, relaxing tea–simply steep a sprig in hot water.
-Balances blood sugar levels.
-Is a calming herb, reducing stress hormone levels in your blood stream.
-Is very ornamental with lavenders, is deer resistant, and has hummingbird-attracting flowers all summer.
Full-part sun. No need to trim blossoms like other basils. Annual. Butterflies love it.