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Holy basil (flower)

Ocimum tenuiflorum


The purplish flowers are placed in close whorls on elongate racemes.


Commonly known as tulsi. It is native to the Indian subcontinent and the leaves are part of worship.

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Assam, India

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

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