Lemongrass scientific nameCymbopogon.It is cultivated as culinary and medicinal herbs because of their scent. It has a subtle citrus flavor and can be dried and powdered, or used fresh. It is commonly used in teas, soups, and curries. Lemongrass oil is used as a pesticide and a preservative. Research shows that lemongrass oil has antifungal properties.
Care: Lemongrass is a tropical plant and as such will grow best in warm, sunny and humid conditions of the tropics and subtropics. The plants can be grown at temperatures ranging from 10 to 33°C but will grow optimally at temperatures between 25 and 30°C. The grass will grow in a wide range of soils but grows best in well-draining,The grass can also be successfully grown in containers.