Coriander (Coriandrum Sativum Thuringer) 80 seeds (#1145)
About the product
Marino is part of the Coriandrum genus and is a Coriander variety.
This variety is an Herb that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year.
Mainly culinary use of of the seeds as seasoning. Coriander is an ingredient of curry.
As medicinal herb relieves flatulence, digestive troubles and lack of appetite.
Coriander needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.
Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that plant is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures.
Marino needs a loamy and sandy soil with a ph of 4.9 to 8.2 (moderately acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil).
Genus - Coriandrum
Species - Sativum
Variety - Thuringer
Common name - Coriander
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 3 - 11
Height - 0,80 m
Spread - 0.30 m
Plant type - Annual herb
Exposure - Full Sun, partial shade
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Moderately acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil (pH 4.9 to 8.2)
Soil type - Rich, loose, well prepared
Water requirements - Average, high
Landscape uses - Like the leaves and seeds, the flowers are also edible
Bloom season - June - July
Leaf / Flower color - Green / --
***For outdoor sowing:
Sow from March to May directly in the growing position (minimum soil temperature - +9C). Sow thinly, cover with fine soil.
Soil temperature should be kept higher than +21C to ensure good germination. Germination in 7-10 days.
When large enough, thin to 20 cm apart. For a continuous supply, sow at three weekly intervals.
***For indoor sowing:
Can be sown all year round in pots of moist compost.
Sow thinly, cover lightly with compost.
Cover with clear glass, polythene or propagator lid.
Keep at +15-+20C moist. Germination in 7-10 days.
Remove cover when seedlings appear. Place in light airy location.