Lemongrass Essential Oil - Nepal (Cymbopogon flexuosus)


Lemongrass - Nepal may also be referred to as Cochin grass, East-Indian lemon grass or Malabar grass. It is typically processed using steam or hydro distillation as a method for extracting oil from the grass.

Essential Facts

  • Aroma Description:

    Fresh Herbaceous Lemony Slightly sweet

  • Common Name(s): Cochin grass, East-Indian lemon grass or Malabar grass
  • Synonyms(s) for Cymbopogon flexuosus: Andropogon ampliflorus, Andropogon flexuosus, Andropogon nardus subsp. flexuosus, Cymbopogon flexuosus var. arunachalis, Cymbopogon flexuosus var. assamensis, Cymbopogon flexuosus var. sikkimensis, Cymbopogon travancorensis

  • Botanical Family: Poaceae
  • Botanical Genus: Cymbopogon
  • Chemical Family: Aldehydes
  • Perfumery Note: Top/Middle
  • Indigenous Country: Nepal
  • Cultivation: Unsprayed
  • Processing Methods: Steam or Hydro Distillation
  • Part Typically Used: Grass
  • Shelf Life: 3 - 5 years
  • Vegan Vegan

Essential Details

Benefits & Uses

May be benefitial for addressing the following ailments:

Bad Breath Cellulite Scabies

Therapeutic Benefits of Lemongrass - Nepal:

Anti-anxiety Anti-depressant Anti-epileptic Anti-viral Calming Cephalic CNS tonic Cooling Disinfectant Energizing Insect Repellent Nervine Relaxant Sedative Stimulant

Other Uses for Lemongrass - Nepal:

Hair Care


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