Vetiver Grass Slip
General Plant Information:
Chrysopogon zizanioides, commonly known as vetiver and khus, is a perennial bunchgras of the family Poaceae.
Vetiver is most closely related to Sorghum but shares many morphological characteristics with other fragrant grasses, such as lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus), citronella (Cymbopogon nardus, C. winterianus), and palmarosa (Cymbopogon martinii).
Vetiver grass is grown for many purposes. The plant helps to stabilise soil and protects it against erosion, but it can also protect fields against pests and weeds. Vetiver has favourable qualities for animal feed. From the roots, oil is extracted and used for cosmetics, aromatherapy, herbal skincare and ayurvedic soap. Its fibrous properties make it useful for handicrafts, ropes and
Product Details: This is a cutting, a vegetative material used for propagation of the plant. Instructions for planting and care are included in package.