Growing Fresh Basil in the Garden

Barbara Pleasant shares information on growing fresh basil in the garden, choosing basil varieties and using this intensely scented herb in your meals.



Cooking with basil.
Cooking with basil.
BARBARA PLEASANT
Bevy of beautiful basils, from small-leafed to ruffled- purple varieties, fill a basket to overflowing.
Bevy of beautiful basils, from small-leafed to ruffled- purple varieties, fill a basket to overflowing.
PHOTO: DAVID CAVAGNARO
Basil leaves.
Basil leaves.
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