Lemongrass Cymbopogon citratus 香茅草

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Product Code: PLANT-PR00180

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Fact Sheet and Plant Guide

Scientific Name: 

Cymbopogon citratus

Description:

Lemon Grass also known as serai, oil grass, fever grass, is a clump-forming grass grow up to 0.6m tall or 1.2m tall.

Leaf blades are light green and strap-shaped. Crushed leaves eliminated a pleasant lemony scent that may help to control mosquito proliferation.

Lemon Grass is a fast grower. Prefers moist, well-drained loamy soils, but will tolerate most other soil types.

If grown in containers, plant can be divided and separated regularly.

Used in a variety of Southeast Asian dishes, such as curries, seafood, poultry dishes, and soups like Tom Yam Soup.

Pot dimension:  

Pot 17.0cm - Small - Ø17cm x H14cm

Pot No.4 - Medium - Ø26cm x H22cm

Overall Plant Height:

Small - 25-35cm (approx.) Included grower pot

Medium - 30-45cm (approx.) included grower pot

Light:

Full sun to partial-sun

Water:

Check regularly and water as needed.

Water thoroughly when the soil turns slightly dry to touch.

Never let the soil dry out completely.

Fertilizer:

Feed with organic fertilizer at least once a month.

Trimming:

Gently trim away dry, brown, or yellowish leaves by using a pair of secateurs.


*Photo for illustration only. Actual product may vary due to the nature of the product. 

*Pot color and size may vary and change Subject to Availability.

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