Basil

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Ocimum basilicum

basilBasilic    Basil   Albahaca   Basilicum

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Companionage

Helps: tomato, peppers, oregano, asparagus, petunias, grapes
Helped by:
chamomile, anise
Avoid:
common rue
Attracts:
Slugs and snails. butterflies
Repels:
asparagus beetle, hornworms, mosquitoes, thrips and flies


 Plantation

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Notes : is said to make tomatoes taste better, chamomile and anise are supposed to increase the essential oils in many herbs like basil