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Aloysia triphylla

For sale by Catherine

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Wonderfully scented - these plants will grow to fill the pot you put them in - or will thrive in a sheltered spot outside.

Pot SizeTotal Price
1 litre

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Plant Finder: about Aloysia triphylla

Common names

Lemon verbena, Lemon plant, Lemon scented verbena, lemon beebrush


Aloysia triphylla (Lemon verbena). This is a tender perennial with an open habit which is grown for its aromatic foliage and sprays of tiny white or purple flowers. The leaves are glossy green, lance-shaped and rough in texture and will release a sweet lemon scent when bruised.


Cut out any dead wood in the early summer.

Interest and use

Fragrance, ornamental, foliage, culinary.

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Aloysia triphylla | Caistor, Lincolnshire, LN7 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Light, Medium, Loamy
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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