The familiar, bright scent of Lemon Verbena is both crisp and relaxing at the same time, with lingering notes of citrus. Diffuse to freshen up a room with this cheerful, light and refreshingly mild citrus scent. The brightness and uplifting quality of Lemon Verbenas aroma is wonderful for emotional support. It can also be useful in helping promote a healthy digestive system. Historically, the herb has been used to soothe an upset stomach, help ease stress, symptoms of anxiety and depression, and difficulties with sleeping. It is a popular garden shrub for its lemony scent and the leaves are often used in potpourris and herbal pillows. Common botanical name synonyms include Aloysia citriodora, Lippia triphylla, and Lippia javanica.