Basil is primarily cultivated for its aromatic leaves, which are used fresh or are dried for essential oil distallation,or for use as the flavouring agent. It grown easily in pots or containers in indoor or outdoor conditions. All plant parts are used such as leaves, stems and flowering tops. Basil is used to aid relief from colds, influenze, stomach cramps, nausea, migrane, insomania, low spirits, and exhaustion. It include different types of cultivatrs like sweet basil, purple foliage basil and Lemmon basil.