Basil (Sweet) - believed to have derived its name form the Basilisk, the

fabulous dragon-like creature that was deadly to anyone who looked at it.

This may have spawned the old belief that Basil begot scorpions.

Basil (Ocimum basilicum) : Basil oil rubbed on a green candle before burning Basil Linalool {Ocimum Basilicum}: _mysticmagicspells.orget the Prozac, Basil can be good for the relief of depression. facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail