Plants in stock

Cymbopogon citratus : fact sheet


Species name:
Cymbopogon citratus
Common names:
Lemon Grass
Description:
Lemon Grass, Herb clump-forming, Perennial

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 150cm
Width:
Less than 130cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Likes dampness
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Grass/Flax/Sedge
Usage:
Fruit:
Brownish/Beige/Tan Tones
Flowers:
Flowers Inconspicuous or No Flowers
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Fast Growing ,Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Foliage Crunched Particularly Fragrant ,Leaves/Leaflets Basal

Plant suppliers

Stellenbosch
cell: 0794992209
tel: 0794992209
email: bridgetkitley@gmail.com
Retail stock

De Fynne Nursery

Paarl
cell: 084 205 7300
tel: 021 869 8467
email: jacky@defynne.co.za
Retail stock

Defynne Nursery

-not specified-
cell: 0842057300
tel: 0218742708
email: jacky@defynne.co.za

Green Cube

Cape Town
tel: 0834353197
email: arlo@greencube.co.za
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Harry Goemans's Garden Centre

Cape Town
tel: 0217853201
email: info@harrygoemans.co.za
Retail stock

Malanseuns - Pleasure Plants

Pretoria
tel: 012 549-2128
email: marketing@malanseuns.co.za
Retail stock