Cymbopogon Flexuosus 100+ Seeds, Edible Lemongrass East Indian Lemon Grass

The Plant Attraction


Cymbopogon flexuosus
Also known as: East Indian Lemon Grass, Cochin Grass, Malabar Grass

The name says it all! Break a blade of this off and you WILL smell lemons...
A native of India, is widely used in Thai and Vietnamese cooking. Lemon grass is a perennial, which means once you plant it, the grass comes back year after year. Depending on the area you live in the plant will go dormant in the winter. In harsh climates the plant will need to be potted and wintered indoors. This aromatic herb is used in Caribbean and many types of Asian cooking and is becoming very popular in the United States.

Medicinal and Other Uses:
This grass is rich in a substance called citral, the active ingredient in lemon peel. This substance is said to aid in digestion as well as relieves spasms, muscle cramps, rheumatism and headaches. Lemon grass is also used commercially as the lemon scent in many products including soaps, perfumes and candles. Kids even love it!

This offer is for 100+ seeds.