There is nothing tastier than the flavors of summer married into a lovely salad of sun-ripened tomato, mozzarella cheese and basil. Of all of the herbs, basil has perhaps the most distinctive of scents and flavors. Once you find a variety of basil, you will want to grow it over and over again. The easiest way to do this is to save the seeds from those plants once the flowers bolt and go to seed.
Flowering basil plant.
Learn to harvest your own basil seeds and create an endless supply of basil in your own garden. Saving these seeds is very easy and an economical way to ensure that you have you favorite variety in your garden, year upon year.