"Greeks and Romans believed that the most potent basil could only be grown if one sowed the seed while ranting and swearing."
Can you imagine that?
Greek and Roman farmers just like
yelling obscenities as they plant basil?

"Greeks and Romans believed that the most potent basil could only be grown if one sowed the seed while ranting and swearing."

Can you imagine that?

Greek and Roman farmers just like

yelling obscenities as they plant basil?


Posted 1 year ago with 119 notes
Tagged:basilgardeningcookingherbsplantsgreekromanhistory?historyoc

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    #i’d probably be swearing too #but that’s more because i’ve never really *gotten* the whole gardening thing #so i’d be...
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    I’ve clearly been sowing my basil incorrectly…
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