Wild Basil

Wild Basil

Observation - Wild Basil - UK and Ireland. Description: ~40cm tall,unbranched, square stem. Hairy. Leaves stalked, shallow-toothed ~5cm x 2.5cm. Flowers pink, 2 lipped, _1.5cm long. calyx purplish, hairy, 5-toothed. Growing on bank ..note Betony lower left of second photo; Wild Marjoram also growing on same

~40cm tall,unbranched, square stem. Hairy. Leaves stalked, shallow-toothed ~5cm x 2.5cm. Flowers pink, 2 lipped, _1.5cm long. calyx purplish, hairy, 5-toothed. Growing on bank ..note Betony lower left of second photo; Wild Marjoram also growing on same bank