Ceylon Citronella

Cymbopogon nardus

Citronella – Cymbopogon Nardus also known as Ceylon Citronella is a hardy grass that belongs to the Poaceae family and is native to Sri Lanka. Citronella has a sweet and lemony smell. It is grown for its essential oil, which is used as a flavouring agent in food and is also used to scent soaps, sprays and detergents. Citronella prevents the spread of harmful airborne bacteria, uplifts negative moods and relaxes the body and mind


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Functional Fragrance/Aromatherapy

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Citronella Oil has been registered in the United States as an insect repellent since 1948