This lot of lemongrass comes from Thailand and free from any GMO's. Although most lemongrass comes from China we prefer the lemongrass that is organically grown in Thailand. Lemongrass has a sweet lemon flavor without the tartness of lemon. It is often used in cooking or tea blending. This is a First Grade Lemongrass and is processed in the tradition of air and sun. This product has not been irradiated or fumigated.