Citronella grows at a temperature of 1 to 40 C. The higher the temperature, the stronger the flavor of this herb. Excellent property for the flight, because the main number of mosquitoes appears in the summer when it is hot.
Growing seedlings: Seeds are sown in moist nutrient soil. Depth of sealing-0,5 cm. cover the Container with film or glass. The temperature in the room should be about 20 C, during the week shoots should appear. They will grow better in the sun, so the southern window is ideal for seedlings.
If you want to transplant the plant into the garden, the end of May - The beginning of June will be suitable for this. If you grow Citronella Mozzie at home, then after the appearance of the first 4 leaves, the plant can be planted in separate pots.