We Grow:

  • We grow cilantro in successions throughout the summer and have started growing a bed for overwintering in a greenhouse too.


Storage Tips

Store cilantro in a jar of water in the refrigerator with a bag over the leaves.

Nutritional Information

This food is a good source of Thiamin and Zinc, and a very good source of Dietary Fiber, Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Vitamin E (Alpha Tocopherol), Vitamin K, Riboflavin, Niacin, Vitamin B6, Folate, Pantothenic Acid, Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Copper and Manganese.

Fun facts

  • Cilantro and Chinese parsley refers to the leaves of this herb. 
  • The leaves are finely divided and very similar to parsley. 
  • The cilantro leaves have a strong fragrance that is described as both sweet and pungent. 
  • The seeds of the plant are always referred to as coriander.
  • Internally cilantro is used for digestive problems. 
  • Externally it is used for joint problems, as a laxative and hemorrhoids.