Lemon Grass Plant

Asian Cuisine Classic

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Lemon Grass Plant

Asian Cuisine Classic

This fast-growing, 2-3 ft. tall, fragrant herb has the scent and flavor of lemons. Best when used fresh, cut and crush the top portion for tea or use bottom part of the stalk for flavoring food. Perennial in zones 9-10, grow as an annual elsewhere.
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  • Botanical Name: Cymbopogon citratus
  • Height: 24 - 36 inches.
  • Spacing: 12 inches.
  • Spread:12 inches.
  • Light Required:Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Size: Potted
  • Zone: 9-10
  • Form: Thick masses of green and yellow stems.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained average soil.
  • Growth Rate: Fast
  • Pruning: Cut off blades at base to rejuvenate. Harvest as needed after 12-15" tall.
  • Foliage: Tall slender Grass. Will die back but regrow readily in mild winter areas.

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