Citronella, Odomas - Plant

Citronella, Odomasis a perennial subshrub with fragrant leaves that are reminiscent of citronella.

MRP :

(Inclusive of all taxes)

₹449
Shipping Rs 79 (Free Shipping on orders above 699)
In Stock (4065 Sold in last 30 days)
 Back to: Aromatic / Fragrant Plants
Note: Image is for reference purpose only. Actual product may vary in shape or appearance based on climate, age, height etc. Product is replaceable but not returnable.

Todays Offer

Get 1 Plant growth and flowering booster free.

Order > ₹ 699, Get Free shipping

Order > ₹ 1249, Get ₹ 350 Cashback

With this purchase you will get:

01
Citronella, Odomas Plant

Description for Citronella, Odomas

Plant height: 14 - 22 inches (35 - 56 cm)
Plant spread: 4 - 8 inches (10 - 21 cm)

Citronella oil is one of the essential oils obtained from the leaves and stems of different species of Cymbopogon. The oil is used extensively as a source of perfumery chemicals such as citronellal, citronellol, and geraniol.

Common name(s): Mosquito plant
Flower colours: Light yellow
Bloom time: August to September
Max reachable height: 2 to 4 feet
Difficulty to grow: Easy to grow

Planting and care

Mosquito plant is actually a scented geranium. The plant produces a pretty pinkish colored blooms in summer. Plant in spring after the danger of frost has passed and the soil has warmed, about the same time you plant tomatoes.

Sunlight: Part shade
Soil: Well-drained soil
Water: Medium
Temperature: 32 to 27 degrees C
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer

Caring for Citronella

    Mosquito plant is actually a scented geranium. The plant produces a pretty pinkish colored blooms in summer. Plant in spring after the danger of frost has passed and the soil has warmed, about the same time you plant tomatoes. Select a location with a little afternoon shade, and space plants 18 to 24 inches apart.

Typical uses of Citronella

Special features: Best grown in woodland, native plant or wildflower gardens.

Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose. Its generally kep indoor in living room and in terrac area.

References

    http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org https://bonnieplants.com