Varieties of Basil                                                 
Basil - 2003 Herb of the Year
basket of basil and other herbs
Basil: An Herb Society of America Guide
Herb Society Essential Guides 
Visit the HSA Llibrary to view Basil: An Herb Society of America Guide. The guide includes information about growing, preserving and harvesting basil, the history and folklore surrounding this herb, plus links to more information.
 -An educational handout from The New England Unit's 2003 Herb Plant Sale