Basil

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Basil
Cat Given Name : Basil
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Description :

A green plant with a strait, upright stalk that branches into many pairs of leaves with broad leaves. The small budded flowers are white in color, with a slightly blue cast.

Properties :

In addition to being useful for improving the flavor of the fouler tasting foodstuffs, it is also excellent for aiding to draw the poison from a snakebite. It can also aid in bringing a queen to expel the afterbirth in cases where it is lodged. It can also be used in cases in which a kitten is not budging during birth.

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Seasonal Availabilities by Territory *
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
* To find a plant that is not available in an area, it must first be approved by the Game Admins. Please PM one of the Admin Team for that permission.
^ The listed seasons are those in which the herb is ready in some way for harvest. Consult the collection methods below for details.
Collecting & Storing Flowers
When to Collect : Late New-leaf
How to Collect : Bite off the healthiest of the buds, working to leave as little stem as possible.
How to Preserve : Lay in full sun until completely dry.
How to Store : Store in loose piles in a cool, dry place.
Collecting & Storing Leaves
When to Collect : Late Green-leaf
How to Collect : Bite off the healthiest of the leaves, working to leave as little stem as possible.
How to Preserve : Lay in full sun until completely dry.
How to Store : Store in loose piles in a cool, dry place.
Detailed Usage Information
Flowers : Consume to aid a queen in expelling a stuck kit.
Flowers : Chew and apply as a poultice to draw poison from a snakebite.
Flowers : Consume to expel afterbirth from a Queen.
Leaves : Consume to aid a queen in expelling a stuck kit.
Leaves : Chew and apply as a poultice to draw poison from a snakebite.
Leaves : Consume to expel afterbirth from a Queen.
Leaves : Consume with prey of lower taste quality to improve it.