Herb - Cilantro - Calypso

Type:

Coriandrum

sativum

prolific, green, ferny leaves

Invaluable herb for culinary use and an essential of Mexican, Indian, Asian, and many other cuisines.

Prolific, and slow to bolt for longer, higher yield. Grows well in containers as well as in the garden.

Harvest leaves once plants are established and before flowering begins. For coriander seeds, thin plants to 2-4" apart. Mature seeds are produced about 3 months after planting. Let seeds dry on the plant before harvesting.

Mature Plant Size

12-18" tall

Color

green

Flavor

classic, clean flavor
Annual

Days to Maturity

50 days
Open pollinated

Water

regular

Exposure

Full sun

SMSF Zone

  • A
  • B
  • C