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Cymbopogon – Lemon Grass – Cymbopogon citratus

Garden Height
24 - 48
Spacing
12 - 14
Spread
8 - 12
Habit
Upright
Container Role
Thriller
Flower Size
Tall
Light Level
Part Sun to Sun
Proven Selections

Dead-Heading Not Necessary

Fragrant Foliage

Grass

Foliage Interest

Maintenance Notes

Best in well-drained soils, but also tolerates a wide-range of soil types.  Can tolerate black-walnut trees.

Uses Notes

Use in containers and landscapes.

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Average

Bloom Time

Flower Form Border Plant, Container, Edible Herb, Landscape, Mass Planting, Specimen or Focal Point