Did you know that gardeners plant cinnamon basil close to their tomato plants in the garden to discourage bugs from damaging the tomato plants? It’s true that cinnamon basil, when planted near tomatoes, not only enhances the flavor of the tomato but also repels mosquitos and white flies. It also will enhance the growth of asparagus and roses while protecting these plants from some insects. What else can it do? Rub its leaves on your skin or grow it in containers on your patio to help repel…

Did you know that gardeners plant cinnamon basil close to their tomato plants in the garden to discourage bugs from damaging the tomato plants? It’s true that cinnamon basil, when planted near tomatoes, not only enhances the flavor of the tomato but also repels mosquitos and white flies. It also will enhance the growth of asparagus and roses while protecting these plants from some insects. What else can it do? Rub its leaves on your skin or grow it in containers on your patio to help repel…

on a whim, i bought a cinnamon basil plant early this summer when i picked up my lemon and italian basils. lucky for me, the cinnamon basil ...

on a whim, i bought a cinnamon basil plant early this summer when i picked up my lemon and italian basils. lucky for me, the cinnamon basil ...

Backyard Patch Herbal Blog: Herb of the Week - Cinnamon Basil | Some gardeners plant this close to their tomato plants to discourage bugs from damaging the tomato plants. It repels mosquitoes and white flies. Good recipes can be found on this site too. Read more @ backyardpatch.blogspot.com

Backyard Patch Herbal Blog: Herb of the Week - Cinnamon Basil | Some gardeners plant this close to their tomato plants to discourage bugs from damaging the tomato plants. It repels mosquitoes and white flies. Good recipes can be found on this site too. Read more @ backyardpatch.blogspot.com

Traditionally savory summer flavors go sweet in this delicious cinnamon basil and pine nut praline ice cream.

Cinnamon Basil and Pine Nut Praline Ice Cream

Traditionally savory summer flavors go sweet in this delicious cinnamon basil and pine nut praline ice cream.

Cinnamon Basil Information, Recipes and Facts from Specialty Produce

Cinnamon Basil Information, Recipes and Facts from Specialty Produce

Honey infused with cayenne pepper to make cayenne pepper honey butter

How to Make Herb-Infused Honey

Honey infused with cayenne pepper to make cayenne pepper honey butter

The Correct Way to Pick Basil Leaves (Holly, please remember to read this after planting basil in the garden next spring.)

The Correct Way to Pick Basil Leaves

The Correct Way to Pick Basil Leaves (Holly, please remember to read this after planting basil in the garden next spring.)

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