lemon verbena-Uses: Leaves retain their strong lemon scent for 2-3 years. Infuse as a refreshing tea and to soothe bronchial and nasal congestion, indigestion and nausea. Add a leaf to a jar of apple jelly, add to fruit drinks, place pieces of leaf in ice cube trays for flavored ice. Use leftover tea as cold compress for puffy, tired eyes. Use leaf to scent cupboards, linens, paper, potpourri, sachets, candles.