Cilantro La Reina Baja Seed
La Reina Baja Cilantro/Coriander is a sweet and spicy herb used in numerous Latin American, Mexican, and Chinese dishes. This herb is a member of the dill family and produces highly pungent seeds and leaves. Use for seasoning in pickles, meat dishes, breads, and pastries. This herb is a great option for indoor or container growing.
Latin Name: Coriandrum sativum
Product Weight: 1.5 grams / approximately 120-130 seeds
Plant Type: Herb
Flavor: Cilantro has a fresh, citrusy taste while the coriander seeds have a light and sweet taste
Days to Harvest: 55 to 70 days
Days to Seed Germination: 7 to 14 days
Seed Planting Depth: 6 mm (1/4")
Row Spacing: 25 cm (10")
Plant Spacing: 25 cm (10")
Best Container Size: 12"+
Planting Instructions: Sow directly in full sun after all danger of frost is past. Difficult to transplant.
Preparation Ideas: Cilantro is best used fress or added to a dish just before serving and the flavor is reduced when exposed to heat. Genenrally cilantro is found in fresh salsa rather than in cooked sauces. Coriander seed's flavor and scent is intensified by heat.