The Q&A Archives: Lemongrass Has Gone To Seed?

Question: It seems that my lemongrass has put out tassles and what used to be usable is now reed-like. Any idea what is up?

Answer: How interesting! I've grown lemongrass for years in an herb demonstration garden and it never goes "to flower." However, my reference says that it can develop these spikes, although it seldom does. I suggest dividing your plant and starting some new clumps.

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