Here is what we do with the Basil stems. Normally we just use the leaves for salads, cooking, and pesto. We used to throw the stems away but then we came up with this cool trick.
We chop them up fine and put them in a bowl and then put it in our car.
Yes we put it in the car overnight.
Yes we put it in the car. When we come back the next morning the car smells amazing.
The only downside is that the smell does not last long but it is wonderful while it lasts.
We came up with this idea when we used the busted up leaves and put them in the car.
It is an easy way to make your car smell great. If you like Basil that is.