Basil Plants
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Eating spotted basil leaves

Zone 54914 | Anonymous added on October 17, 2017 | Answered

IS it okay to eat basil leaves that have brown spots on them?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on October 18, 2017

Yes, it is safe to eat them, but you may find that the flavor is bitter or off due to the plant being stressed.

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