Or

Lemon Grass - Plant

lemon grass - plant title=
lemon
nurserylive-lemo-grass-a
Note: The image is for reference purpose. Actual plant height will be 0.5 to 3ft.
Cymbopogon citratus
( 1523 times booked in last 90 days )
Sales price R 309
Today Offer : Get Rs 425 Summer veg seeds pack Free!!

The pack contains 4 seed packets as below
  • Brinjal Seeds
  • Coriander Seeds
  • Chilli Seeds
  • Squash Seeds
*Offer Valid on minimum order of Rs 500. Offer valid till stock last.


8 inch Plastic Pot Free!!

-High Quality 8 inch Plastic Pot with each plant.
-Offer Valid on orders with 3 or more Plants


Cymbopogon, better known as lemongrass is a genus of Asian, African, Australian, and tropical island plants in the grass family. Some species, are commonly cultivated as culinary and medicinal herbs because of their scent, resembling that of lemons.

Common nameFlower coloursBloom timeHeightDifficulty
Cymbopogon citratus YellowRarely flowers2.00 to 4.00 feetEasy to grow

Planting and care

lthough this plant is native to hot and humid areas in Southeast Asia, with proper care, lemongrass can be grown in almost any sunny garden.

SunlightSoilWaterTemperatureFertilizer
Full sun, Partial sunWell-drained soilMedium40 to 60 degrees CApply any organic fertilizer

Care

    You can harvest your lemongrass anytime during the growing season. Choose stalks that are at least half an inch thick and cut them at ground level with a sharp, clean knife.

Special uses

Special features: The stalk is used for cooking, and the leaves are used for teas. Lemongrass tea can be calming and soothe stomachs. A popular tea blend is “Sleepy Time Tea,” which is a mixture of lemongrass, lavender and German chamomile flowers.

Culinary use: Use lemongrass in marinades, stir-fries, salads, spice rubs, and curry pastes.

Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose

Medicinal use:

  • Lemon Grass is a fragrant herb which is increasingly being used in tea, beverages, herbal medicines, and Eastern inspired soups and other dishes.
  • This grass grows in dense clumps that can grow to 6 ft in height and about 4 ft in width, although it commonly seen much smaller.

  • Note: The following information is general guidelines. Be sure to ask your healthcare provider for guidelines.

    References

      http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Lemon%20Grass.html http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=a504 http://homeguides.sfgate.com/care-lemon-grass-21745.html
    Tag cloud : buy online plant lemon grass - plant,buy plants online lemon grass - plant,buy online plants lemon grass - plant,buy plant online lemon grass - plant,buy plants online india lemon grass - plant,lemon grass - plants buy online,online plant nursery lemon grass - plant,lemon grass - plant nursery,lemon grass - plant nursery plants,lemon grass - plant online nursery plants

    Ask any gardening related query, Get answer within 1 day

    Ask query now

    ( 12000+ queries answered )

    Check nursery experts recommendations, top 10 list 

    Check  NOW

    ( 1500+ recommendations given )

    Read customer blogs, suggestions, tips & experiences on gardening in India

    Read Blogs NOW

    ( 800+ blogs written by users )

    Learn gardening & plants care through video lessons created by garden lovers

    Watch videos

    ( 15000+ videos collection )

    About

    Join us

    Newsletter

    Subscribe to get special offers!
    We promise absolutely NO SPAM.