Citronella Grass – Cymbopogon (Lemongrass)
What is Citronella Grass?
Citronella grass is a clump forming perennial grass.
Citronella is a different species of Cymbopogon (lemongrass).
Citronella grass plant is native to tropical areas of Asia. It is grown commercially in Indonesia, Java, Burma, India and Sri Lanka. In Indonesia, it is also grown as a popular food spice.
Herbal use of Citronella Grass:
- Relieving migraines
- Fever reducer
- Muscle relaxer
- Antispasmodic anti-bacterial
- Anti-fungal oil