Lemon verbena is a very fragrant flowering shrub native to South America, where it's used to make tea. While not as well known as other lemony herbs, it is well worth getting to know as it is one of the most flavorful of this class of herbs.
Botanical Name Aloysia citriodora Common Name Lemon Verbena Country of Origin Paraguay Cut Cut & Sifted Package Type Bulk Bag Plant Part Leaf Size 1 lb
To prepare as a tea, pour 8 oz. boiling water over 1-2 teaspoons of herb. Cover and steep for 5-10 minutes, strain and serve immediately.