Particularly useful for easing weary muscles, lemongrass oil blends well with ginger, thyme and peppermint.

Energising and zesty, our organic lemongrass essential oil is steam distilled from the grass near Tororoin eastern Ugandaand has a crisp, refreshing fragrance. We’ve worked with a young farmer, Joel, to set up the distillery for aromatic crops grown on local farms, creating valuable employment.

Key lemongrass essential oil benefit: Cleansing

Latin name: Cymbopogon schoenanthus

Country of origin: Uganda

Blends beautifully with: Ginger, thyme and peppermint

Bath & Shower

The essential oil is inhaled through the aromatic steam, as well as being absorbed by the skin. For adults, add up to 5 drops in 2 tbsp bath oil, shower gel, or carrier oil. For children over 2 years old or adults with sensitive skin, reduce the amount to up to 2 drops per 2 tbsp. Not suitable for children under two years old.


This technique helps to clear your head and nose. For adults, add 4–6 drops to a bowl of steaming water, pace a towel over your head and breathe. Children over 2 years old, adults with sensitive skin and asthmatics should not inhale directly. Instead, place the bowl of hot water with added oils in the room nearby. Not suitable for children under two years old.


Relaxes your body and mind while helping to soothe aching muscles. For adults, use up to 7 drops in 1 tbsp of base oil. For children over 2 years old or adults with sensitive skin, use up to 3 drops in 1 tbsp of base oil. Not suitable for children under two years old.

Diffusers & Burners

A natural air freshener, this technique creates a relaxing ambiance and mood. For adults, add 1–3 drops in a diffuser or burner. For children over 2 years old, add 1–3 drops in a diffuser. Not suitable for children under two years old.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 28 reviews
Julia D.

The most beautiful uplifting scent, my room smells gorgeous!

lovely fresh scent

So pleased with it and fast delivery

Heather Hunter
Very good insect repellant

Used the lovely fragrance of lemongrass with the Thyme and lavender essential oils in a body rub to ward off insects like mosquitoes

Anita Regier
Lemon Grass Oil

Best scent hands down. A soothing & relaxing house smells amazing!

Gail L.
Lemongrass Organic

Exceptional essential oil. I love it! My students and massage clients always appreciate the high quality of this lemongrass.

Helen Maxwell
Lemongrass organic oil

This was used to put in box to attract swarming bees into keepers box

Andrea H.
Lemon grass organic essential oil

Absolutely love this oil . The smell is so fresh . You only need a few drops

David M.

This stuff smells so nice, nothing comes as close to the Lemongrass from the Yard. The smell lasts a long time.