Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Holy basil (sepals)

Ocimum tenuiflorum

Description:

The flowers have green or purple sepals and are borne in terminal spikes.

Notes:

Commonly known as tulsi. The plant is grown in many Hindu homes, often in the courtyard.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 2 years ago

The first photo looks like a painting. Beautiful.

SisirBanga
Spotted by
SisirBanga

Assam, India

Spotted on Nov 25, 2015
Submitted on Aug 30, 2019

Spotted for Mission

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team