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Aloysia triphylla- Lemon Verbena

Aloysia triphylla- Lemon Verbena
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Availability:  

  

10 in stock

Common Name: Lemon Verbena

Plant Family: Verbenaceae

Size/Qty:  9cm Pot
Use:  Growing in Pots
Planting Style:  Herbal/ medicinal
Season of Interest:  Spring to autumn
Position/ Situation:  Sheltered, frost-free gardens
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Flower Colour:  White
Scent:  Scented Leaves
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  large (up to 12 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Bushy
Award of Garden Merit:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy to minus 5 deg. C
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Deer & Rabbit Resistant Plants
Cooking Use:  Flavouring soups/ stews/ sauces


This shrub has highly aromatic leaves which have a strong lemon scent when crushed. The leaves can be use in many recipes including herbal tea and a delicious lemon sponge cake! Otherwise just enjoy the fragrance as you brush past the leaves in the garden. Keep trimmed to encourage more fresh foliage foliage. May be late to break into growth in spring. This plant is best grown in a pot so you can move it into a greenhouse or conservatory over winter as it is not very hardy but it may be ok in the milder and dryer parts of the UK.


Mainland UK  £6-£8 Bulbs/Tubers/ Bare root (UK) £4
Click and Collect FREE Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands £6- £10
Guernsey & Jersey £20 European Union £15- £20

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We aim to despatch orders within 3 working days of receipt but please allow up to 7 working days. Plants are despatched Monday-Thursday (excl. Bank Holidays) 

Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


Shrubland Park Nurseries