About 2-3 ft in Oct. 2004
I took this picture of Ocimum sanctum several months ago. This plant is a culinary delicacy in Thailand!
This is what some plant catalogs sell as Holy Basil. It is as far as I can tell a hybrid between O. canum x basilicum. This plant only shares some similarities with Holy Basil and flavor isn't one of them.
Stem is purplish and also the undersides of leaves in this variety