cymbopogon citratus

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lemongrass

lemongrass

Looks like a ball of grass. The citrus-flavored blades (leaves) can be used in tea or soup, even dried and frozen or powdered. Roots can be chopped into stir fry or made into paste. Anti-fungal, anti-bacterial insect repellent, loosens mucus, coughs, colds, sinus congestion, cramps, stress. Drink tea before bed to induce sleep.
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The new menu will include items such as Rouleaux, Filet de Saumon a la Creme aux Champignons et Poireaux, Poulet a la Citronnelle, Curry de Crevettes and for dessert, Le Peche au Chocolate.
beaucoup moins que]Pour dEner dehors en toute tranquillite, on peut disposer des pots sur la table[beaucoup plus grand que], dans la maison, pourquoi ne pas diffuser des huiles essentielles de geranium ou citronnelle.