- Flower nameCymbopogon citratus
- Scientific nameCymbopogon citratus
- AliasLemon grass, Cymbopogon citratus, 檸檬茅
- Place of origin Southeast Asia such as Malaysia
- Place of floweringGarden, Greenhouse, Field, Potted flower
- Flowering seasonMarch, April
What is Cymbopogon citratus
Cymbopogon citratus, as known as West Indian lemon grass or lemon grass (scientific name: Cymbopogon citratus) is native to Southeast Asia such as Malaysia, and is a deciduous perennial plant belonging to the genus Ogargaya. There is a lemon scent called citral on the leaves. It is used in soups such as Tom Yan Kung, ingredients for cooking, herbal tea, and perfume.
Common name: Cymbopogon citratus, scientific name: Cymbopogon citratus , as known as West Indian lemon grass or lemon grass, grass height: 80-150 cm, flowering period: March-April, leaf length: 50-100 cm, Leaf harvest period: September-November, Use: Herbs, perfumes.