This impressive variety is a very vigorous grower and extra slow to bolt for a continuous supply of glossy, dark green, tasty greens. These plants reach a compact 7 inches tall with excellent branching. Coriander or Cilantro is an herb with wide delicate lacy green leaves and a pungent flavor. The seed of the cilantro plant is known as coriander. Although cilantro and coriander come from the same plant, their flavors are very different and cannot be substituted for each other.
All parts of the plant are edible, but the fresh leaves and the dried seeds are the most commonly used in cooking. Coriander is commonly used in Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Indian, South Asian, Mexican, Latin American, Chinese, African and Southeast Asian cuisine.
Plants need full sun or light shade since it bolts quickly in hot weather. It grows best in a well-drained, moist soil.
Order by 10pm Monday for Tuesday evening delivery or pick up at Montgomery's market and 9am Thursday for Friday evening delivery or market pick up at Wychwood. We are doing contactless deliveries as a precaution with COVID-19. Upcoming market dates: Montgomery's Apr 14 2 - 6pm , Wychwood Apr 17 8am - 1pm.