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Lemongrass

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柠檬香茅 (Xiāng Máo)

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Description

Lemongrass (Cymbopogon flexuosus), also called Cochin grass, East-Indian lemon grass, Malabar grass or Oil grass, is a perennial grass native to India, Sri Lanka, Burma, and Thailand. It is placed in the genus Cymbopogon (lemongrasses).

Lemongrass is named such but has no connection with lemons except that it has a strong lemon-like aroma and taste. It is a tropical herbs that grows as a long, thin-bladed, green grass in a bush with scallion-like base and used widely in Asian cooking.

Lemongrass is very fibrous and cannot be eaten as it is. You can juice it using a masticating juicer or make tea of it.

The health benefits is tremendous due to its superior anti-microbial, anti-oxidant, anti-cancer properties.

Repelling Mosquitoes Naturally

This grass-like plant contains natural citronella oil. You can cut off the blades and roll them around your fingers; this will extract the oil from the plant which you can place on your skin as an effective repellent for mosquitos.

柠檬草又称“柠檬香茅”,是一种芳香草。柠檬香茅因其气味芬芳而且有杀菌抗病毒的作用,从古至今受到医家的推崇。印度的传统医术中视柠檬草为治疗百病的药用植物。柠檬香茅的药用功效与作用是非常多的。

柠檬香茅,又称柠檬草、香茅草。是一种具有香味的植物。之所以称为柠檬香茅,是因为它本身的香味来自柠檬醛,和柠檬散发出来的香味很像。

柠檬香茅特点:

1、多年生草本,全株具有柠檬的香味,株高40-100公分。

2、茎短藏於地下,节轮状,叶鞘抱茎无毛,线状叶从靠近根处长出,叶长60-150公分,宽约1公分左右,叶片簇生,两面背粗糙,被呈白色。

3、秋冬季开花结果,花不醒,圆锥花序疏散,为多数总状花序组成,颖果。

4、原产于热带亚洲如印度、斯里兰卡,主要用于萃取精油。

5、柠檬香茅适应性极强,只要温暖和阳光充足的气候,就能生长旺盛。对土壤选择以较为疏松、肥沃而排水良好的砂质壤土为佳。土壤保水力良好且水分供给必须充足为佳。

6、全株具有柠檬的香味,可以用以泡茶、做调香料、提取精油等多种用法。泡茶饮用具有强力的杀菌剂效果,有预防各种传染病及可治胃痛、腹泻、头痛、发烧、流行性感冒。茎及叶含丰富挥发油。从茎、叶蒸馏萃取精油,可以利用于食品或制造化妆品、香水和肥皂香料。

7、驱蚊形式: 香茅驱蚊利用的是香茅的精油,香茅驱蚊对于人体是没有任何坏处的,它的驱蚊形式十分的温和,十分适用于家庭驱蚊,香茅驱蚊并不是通过杀死蚊虫,而是利用其自身的气味对其进行驱赶,所以,香茅的气味能够驱散蚊虫,是它们失去攻击性。