Cilantro: Hardy over-wintering

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Coriandrum sativum

50 days. A must have herb for every kitchen garden, once you have had this fresh from the garden you will never go back to store bought. Add to salsas, salads, tacos, and more! Best used fresh, or let it go to seed for your own home-grown coriander!  This variety over-winters without cover at GGF.

How to grow it:  

Better adapted to cooler weather, direct so around the average last frost date. Plant every 2 weeks to ensure a steady supply, though germination is best between 60-70 degrees so spring and fall are best. Small plants are mildly frost tolerant, while larger plants may easily overwinter. Does not transplant well. Harvest leaves by picking a few from around the edges of each plant or cutting the whole plant.  Late-summer/fall plantings can be over-wintered, with growth and harvesting beginning again after spring thaw.

Seed specs:

Packet size: .1 oz.  ~85 seeds