- Annual plants grow to 1-2 feet tall
- Slow to bolt
- 90-120 days for seed
(Coriandrum sativum) No Mexican meal is complete without this multi-purpose herb. The fresh leaves are called cilantro, and the seeds are used as a spice called coriander. Successive sowings ensure a continuous supply. Slow bolting strain. 50-55 days to first leaf harvest, 90-120 days for seed. Annual, 1-2' tall.
Direct Seed: 1/2" Deep
Germination: 10 Days
Thin: 8-10" Apart
Light: Sun/Partial Shade
Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors after last frost. May also be grown as a fall crop. Prefers rich well- drained soil. Cilantro has a tendency to self-seed.