Aloysia citrodora is a species of flowering plant in the verbena family and is native to western South America. Common names include lemon verbena and lemon beebrush. Cultivated for its oil; it was brought to Europe by the Spanish and the Portuguese in the 17th century.
|Growing Zones:||8 – 11|
|Native Range:||South America|
|Mature Height:||5 – 6 feet|
|Mature Width:||7 – 8 feet|
|Leaf Description:||Slender, fragrant|
|Bloom Time:||Late Summer|
|Special Properties:||Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators, Deer resistant|