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Lemongrass / Cymbopogon citratus


Family:

Poaceae

Genus:

Cymbopogon

Species:

citratus

Folk / Common Names:

Oil grass,barbed wire grass, silky heads, citronella grass, cha de Dartigalongue, fever grass, tanglad, hierba Luisa, gavati chaha

Actions:

Part(s) Used:

Leaf and leaf bulb

Constituents:

Contains calcium, chromium, cobalt, iron, magnesium, manganese, phosphorous, potassium. Protein [ 8.2 % per 100 gm. ] selenium, silicon, sodium, zinc.

Uses:

Majikal Uses:

Planted in the garden to repel snakes, used in lust potions and to develop Psychic powers

Notes:

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