Lettuce leaf basil’s large crinkled leaves sometimes grow to 4″ long and are wide enough to stuff like grape leaves. The tasty leaves have a pronounced clove-like fragrance, distinct from regular basil.
Easy to grow and noted for its robust flavor, with wide flat leaves that resemble cilantro. High in iron and vitamins A, C and E. The preferred parsley for cooking. Add to hot food just before serving to preserve flavor.