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Citronella Grass (Cymbopogon nardus)

Cymbopogon nardus

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Natural Insect Repellent

Reclaim the backyard from those pesky mosquitos! With citronella, the days of itchy bites or dangerous synthetic chemicals are over. It is effective at repelling mosquitos and is also useful in ridding cats and dogs of fleas.

The easiest way to experience the repelling effects of Citronella is to crush the leaves in your hands and rub the essential oil on your skin! You will smell fresh and lemony while keeping mosquitos at bay.

A Beautiful Supplement to any Surrounding

This plant brightens its surroundings and makes a wonderful addition to your yard, patio or garden setting, and is often harvested for its useful and wonderfully aromatic oil.

Make your Own Scented Lotions

Citronella grass is well known for containing citronella oil, an ingredient that is commonly used in lotions. Homemade Citronella lotion is easy to make. Simply mix the essential oils into your favorite lotion.

Create Candles that fill the Air With Lemony Freshness

Citronella oil is often used as a basic ingredient in scented candles, as its lemony fresh scent creates a very pleasant and invigorating atmosphere.

And even MORE Valuable Uses!
Cymbopogon nardus is related to cymbopogon citratus, which is commonly referred to as lemongrass and is often used as an ingredient in Asian cuisine. Both plants share an unmistakable citrus aroma that is often credited for warding off pests that can eat up crops.

Have your plant shipped to you today and watch your garden or patio come to life!

Note: If you purchase this grass in fall-winter, it may be cut back for the plant’s health. If your grass is cut back, don’t worry - it will grow even happier and healthier next spring!

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Product Details

    Mature Height:5-6 ft.
    Mature Width:4-6 ft.
    Growth Rate:Moderate
    Botanical Name:Cymbopogon nardus
    Does Not Ship To:AZ
    Grows Well In Zones:4-11 patio / 9-11 outdoors
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    Growing Zones: 4-11 patio / 9-11 outdoors

    (hardy down to 30℉)

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