Various varieties of Cymbopogon (Lemongrass) are planted not only for their beauty but also for their essential oil. Cymbopogon nardus is often used in mosquito repellent. It's sometimes called nard grass or mana grass. Interested in other lemongrasses? Check out our Cymbopogon citratus, which is the variety most often used in cooking.
Average mature height: 4-6 feet
Light: Full sun to part shade
Soil: Well-drained. Average watering needs.
Plant size: Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 3-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.
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