Variety of lemongrass with strong essential oils, also known as Fever grass in Jamaica as leaves are infused in a tea with honey to help relieve symptoms of fevers, coughs but is also a delicious treat. Can be used in Asian cuisine.
Also great insect repellant, especially good when rubbed on the skin to deter mosquitos and horseflies.
Genus: Cymbopogon 'Flexuosos'
Aspect: Full Sun
Height: 1.5 - 2.5 metres
Spread: 1 - 1.5 metres