How to Grow Basil Indoors. Basil is a popular, fragrant herb with a variety of culinary uses. It grows easily in outdoor gardens, and with a few minor alterations, you can grow basil indoors without much hassle, as well.
A couple of weeks ago, we were talking homemade mozzarella and I mentioned my gigantic basil plants. Basically they're growing so large that they will consume my house. Here are the tips I know for growing mad basil.
HERBS: Basil Basics: Prune basil regularly for best flavor. About every four weeks, prune basil back to just above the bottom two sets of leaves. If allowed to flower, it will lose flavor. From Fine Gardening.