Coriandrum – Slow Bolt Cilantro – Coriander – Coriandrum sativum
Prefers well drained soil.
use in Asian, Chinese, Mexican, Indian and South American cooking. Also in tomato or pasta salads, stews, pilafs and curries.
Maintenance Category Easy
Water Category Average
Flower Form Container, Landscape
pH B - pH 5.8 - 6.2
EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9
Fertilization 150 - 200
Light Requirements High
Water Requirements Moderate to Moist
Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit
Growing On Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit
Holding Temperature 55 - 65° Fahrenheit
Planting and Timing Information
Spring to Summer sales. Standard ppp.
Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 5
6" and Gallon Pot : 6-7
7-9" Pot : 8
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot : 10-12
Pinching and Growth Regulators
Pinch as needed. No growth regulators necessary.
Pest and Disease Management
General pest and disease practices as listed in notes. Watch for aphids, spider mites, thrips, whiteflies, botrytis, root rot, and stem rot.
No insecticides are registered for herbs. Use insecticidal soaps or biological controls.