Scientific Name: Clinopodium vulgare

Common Name: wild basil

Synonyms: Calamintha vulgaris, Satureja vulgaris

  • Life cycle: perennial

  • Milky sap: Not Present

  • Plant type: Herb

  • Thorns: Not Present

  • Plant family: Lamiaceae

  • Leaf arrangement: opposite;

  • Leaf shape: lance; oval;

  • Leaf margin: serrated;

  • Stem hairs: has hairs;

  • Flower color: purple; pink; blue; white; red;

  • Growth habit: upright and nonwoody;

  • Stem: round or oval;

  • Leaf structure: simple;

  • Leaf hairs: has hairs;

  • Root structure: stolons present;

  • Flower symmetry: radial symmetry;

  • Flower diameter: nickle; dime; quarter;

  • Leaf stalk: shorter than leaf;