How do you harvest cilantro?

Answer Cilantro is harvested by hand, even commercially. People get down in the dirt next to the plant, gently gather a bundle together, and cut it off at the bottom with a sharp, probably curved, knife, ... Read More »

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What to Do With Cilantro After Harvest?

Native to the Mediterranean, cilantro is a full-sun, cool-weather herb from the carrot family. Also known as coriander, it can get as tall as 3 feet. Coriander is prized for both its fresh leaves a... Read More »

How to Dry Cilantro?

Bright and green, cilantro comes from the coriander plant and its flat triangular leaves look much like parsley. Cilantro, often used in Mexican dishes like pico de gallo, is best used fresh for th... Read More »

How Much Sun for Cilantro?

Cilantro, also sometimes called Chinese or Mexican parsley, is the leafy part of the coriander plant, Coriandrum sativum. It is a member of the Apiaceae or Umbelliferae family which includes carrot... Read More »

How to Grow Cilantro?

Cilantro (Coriandrum sativum) is an herb with savory, deep green leaves that are harvested fresh and used to flavor a variety of Asian and Latin dishes. It is also known as coriander or Chinese par... Read More »