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lemongrass Cymbopogon spp.

Lemongrass has been planted 8 times by Growstuff members.


lemongrass is an annual crop (living and reproducing in a single year or less)

Median lifespan

87 days


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How to grow lemongrass

Grown for: not known.

Plant from: (3), seedling (2), advanced plant (1), cutting (1)

Plant in: sun (4), semi-shade (2), (2)

Scientific names

  • Cymbopogon spp.

Alternate names

  • barbed wire grass
  • silky heads
  • citronella grass
  • fever grass

Lemongrass varieties

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