Cymbopogon Citratus

This is a tropical, evergreen perennial with a nice fragrance. Its green, sharp-edged leaves multiply to form bunches. The plant grows up to 100cm (40") high and spreads to 100cm (40") wide. It is native to the tropical areas of Asia.

Point Of Sale

Common Name: Lemon Grass

Cymbopogon's bulbous base and leaves are used to give a lemony flavor to curries and other dishes.

1 Cutting per plug

Plant Characteristics

Growth HabitUpright
Plant Height100 CM

Plant Growth

Planting TimeAll year
WateringMedium
Light ExposureFull Sun
Growing Temp (°C)16 (night), 26 (day)
Propagation UnitsRooted Cuttings.
Available AsConventional.
Sales AreaEU, North America.
Quantity Per Bag100
Recommended Pot Sizes (for retailers) Weeks Product Status
12 8

 

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