|Lemon grass plant|
Cymbopogon (lemongrass) is a tall perennial plant. Usual names are lemon grass, lemongrass, barbed wire grass, silky heads, citronella grass,cha de Dartigalongue, fever grass, Hierba Luisa or Gavati Chahaand many others.
Uses[change | change source]
Lemongrass is used in teas, soups, and curries. It is also used for poultry, fish, beef, and seafood. It is often used as a tea in African countries such as Togo and the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Latin American countries such as Mexico.