- Slow Bolt Cilantro was bred to be slow to seed.
Non-GMO, Heirloom Slow Bolt Cilantro Herb Garden Seed from True Leaf Market. Coriandrum sativum. Cilantro is native to regions in North Africa and West Asia. As a cool-season herb dating back 7,000 years ago, cilantro has become diverse. Slow Bolt Cilantro is still an essential ingredient in Mexican and Asian cuisine. As fresh green cilantro stops producing in the heat, Slow Bolt Cilantro varieties provide a longer harvest! Coriander seeds are also harvested, as they contain rich antioxidants that are used for aromatherapy or as a mild spice to enhance flavor for a variety of dishes.
Slow Bolt Cilantro (Coriander) Herb Garden Seeds
Slow Bolt Cilantro Herb Growing Habits
Non-GMO (Coriandrum sativum) Slow Bolt Cilantro grows as upright annual herbs which thrive during the cooler seasons of spring or fall. This variety of cilantro can reach up 1-3" high, developing thin stems and aromatic serrated green leaves for a longer harvesting season than others. During late spring or mid-fall, your Slow Bolt Cilantro plants will give off a mild spice and will provide the best flavor when used fresh. The younger cilantro leaves will continue to grow as lower leaves are harvested. Once the warm temperatures rise, heirloom coriander seeds will develop, as your cilantro finally bolts and produces small clusters of white flowers.
The Culinary Benefits of Slow Bolt Cilantro Herb Garden Seed
The aromatic green leaves of cilantro make a popular ingredient in Mexican and Asian cuisine. In dishes such as carne asada tacos, Chinese stir-fries, Thai chicken, or banh mi sandwiches"Fresh Slow Bolt Cilantro is an essential and diverse herb. The Coriander seeds of cilantro can also be dried and cooked in curries or with meat to enhance the flavor.
The Non-Culinary Uses of Growing Slow Bolt Cilantro Herb Garden Seed
Non-GMO Coriander seeds have been used in ancient holistic practices as aromatherapy, relieving stress and anxiety as a medicinal remedy. Along with the rich source of antioxidants, Slow Bolt Cilantro and Coriander provide, the seeds have been used as a natural medicine for people suffering from chronic illnesses such as diabetes.
Slow Bolt Cilantro Garden Herb Seeds Per Package
- 3 g - Approximately 215 Seeds
- 1 oz - Approximately 2,000 Seeds
- 4 oz - Approximately 8,000 Seeds
- 1 lb - Approximately 32,000 Seeds
- 5 lb - Approximately 160,000 Seeds
- 25 lb - Approximately 800,000 Seeds
|Slow Bolt Cilantro Latin Name:||Coriandrum sativum|
|Slow Bolt Cilantro Herb Color:||Green serrated leaves, thin stems|
|Slow Bolt Cilantro Herb/seed Flavor:||Fresh, aromatic, mild spice|
|Cilantro Herb Days to Maturity:||50-60 (leaves) 70+(seeds) Annual|
|Slow Bolt Cilantro Hardiness Zones:||3-11|
|Slow Bolt Cilantro Seed Planting Depth:||1/4 inches|
|Slow Bolt Cilantro Seed Plant Spacing:||4-6 inches|
|Slow Bolt Cilantro Growth Habit:||Upright|
|Soil Preference:||Moderately rich and well-drained|
|Temp Preference:||Cool to warm|
|Light Preference:||Full sun to partial shade|
|Slow Bolt Cilantro Pests/diseases:||Aphids, leafhoppers, leaf spot|
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