Plant origin, natural properties, and common uses of Lemongrass essential oil Cymbopogon flexuosus

About it...

Botanical name: Cymbopogon flexuosus

Family: Poaceae


Harvested: India - Guatemala

Parts used: stems, leaves

Extraction method: steam distillation

Major oil components: citral, geraniol, borneol, eugenol, citronellal, limonene

... The list of specific substances in the plant and their activities


Traditional uses:

Lemongrass essential oil has a stimulating effect on the nervous system, and helps fight pain.


Its components also show antiseptic and insect repellent properties.


Used for its properties in:

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