Basil is perfect when sprinkled over caprese salads, or into spicy Thai soups, muddled into Bloody Marys. Many times, an established basil plant is less expensive than those packages of basil you find in the grocery store. So stop purchasing those packages of so-called "fresh" basil and pick up a basil plant. Here’s everything you need to know to start growing your own.
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How to Propagate Basil ----- REGROW a whole BASIL PLANT from a single stem. You can also use this technique to regrow oregano, mint, lemon balm and many other herbs. You’ll never need to buy another herb again! http://www.ablossominglife.com/2012/08/how-to-propagate-basil.html