University of the Philippines Baguio Herbarium
Ocimum basilicum

Ocimum basilicum L.  [Unverified Identification]

Family Lamiaceae
Local Name Biday
Habit Herb
Habitat Terrestrial; Foot of the mountain
Special Notes Glabrous, sparsely hairy
Ethnobotanical Uses MEDICINAL: used to aid in relieving toothache;
Collected from Nangalisan, Tuba, Benguet, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Collector(s) Sheryll J. Pascual