An aromatic grass with a strong citrus flavour. Use s a herbal tea or chop to add lemon flavour to recipes. Widely used in Asian dishes.
Sow direct where they are to grow. Cover lightly with Yates Seed Raising Mix,firm down and keep moist.
Grow in sun or semi-shade. Enrich soil withorganic fertiliser (such as Yates Blood & Boneor Dynamic Lifter Organic Plant Food) before planting. Feed plantsregularly with Yates Thrive Soluble Plant food. Continuous harvest promotes new growth. Protectplants from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.
Allow plants to establish before beginning to harvest. In cool climates, grow in pots that can be moved under cover for winter.
Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets.
NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED
|Position||Full sun or part shade|
|Plant space||30cm or in pots|
|Maturity||12 weeks to Maturity|
|Botanical name||Cymbopogon citratus|
|Suitable for||Pots and garden beds|