Herbs are generally herbaceous plants that are known for their aromatic properties and unique taste. herbs are used for culinary, medicinal and some times spiritual purposes. Herbs are used mostly for garnishing the food dishes or some may be to prepare extracts or herbal teas.
Most common example of herb is Tulsi plant found in Indian homes which is medicinally important. Herbs are important part of kitchen garden or terrace garden. Herbs can be used in dried or in green form which varies with type of herb.
Common herbs include Basil, Chives, Thyme, Turmeric, Cannabis etc. Herbs have got very important position in traditional systems of medicines especially 'The Ayurveda' which is a indigenous medicinal system of India.