Lemon Grass (Annual)
USDA Hardiness Zone 10-11
This herb stands tall with fragrant, bluish-green foliage and a white-green flower to top it off! This clumping, tender perennial grass is loaded with lemony scent and flavor!
Easy to grow and will produce a good crop of leaves to make teas, beverages, salads, fish, poultry, herbal medicines and Eastern inspired soups and other dishes. Harvest the tightly rolled new leaves inside the base of a single sprout for culinary use. Preserve by air-drying.
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grow in moist, fertile soil. An easy grower. Protect from frost. Bring indoors for the winter months.
When to Divide
Mint 'Kentucky Colonel' (Perennial)
Basil 'Spicy Globe' (Annual)
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes & Uses
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Season of Interest (Foliage)