Coriander - Ally

Coriandrum sativum
  • Annual 50cm
  • Culinary and medicinal herb
  • Chinese Parsley "Cilantro"

$3.50 inc GST


$3.50 inc GST

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Product Description
Planting Guide

Product Description

Annual growing to 50cm. Aromatic plant with bright green leaves that are used fresh in salads or cooked in soups, sauces and chutneys. The dried seeds are used whole or ground as flavouring in both sweet and savory dishes. Coriander also has medicinal uses. Also known as "Chinese parsley" and "Cilantro". Attracts bees. It is a soft plant growing to around 30 centimetres in height, up to 50cm in height when flowering, and a spread of around 15–25cm. All parts of the coriander plant are edible with the fresh leaves and stems (before flowering), roots and dried seed most commonly used in cooking.

Planting Guide

Method: Direct or Raise Seedlings
Planting Depth: 6mm
Best Planting Season/s: , ,
Germination: 7 to 10 days at 10-30C
Life Cycle: Annual
Plant Height: 50cm
Plant Spacing: 20cm
Position: Full sun / partial shade
Days to maturity/flowering: 45 days