Culantro (Eryngium foetidum)

$7.48 incl. GST
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  • Overall Height APPROXIMATELY 30cm
POT SIZE
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Description

DISCLAIMER

  1. The actual plant may differ as each pot has its own unique natural look and though look identical but never 100% similar to the image pictured here.
  2. Flowers/Fruits are seasonal and plants may not be with flowers/fruits at the time of order/delivery.

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Culantro (Eryngium foetidum) grows similar to lettuce, with leaves around a central rosette.
  • At the peak of its growth, a culantro plant can be 1 foot tall and the leaves as much as 2 inches wide, and it will produce a blue flower if permitted to bolt.
  • Culantro is a member Apiaceae family, which includes carrots, celery, parsley, and parsnip.
  • Culantro is used as both a culinary and medicinal herb. In food, the leaves are often added during cooking because it has a very strong flavor and aroma, which diminishes nicely under heat.

SOIL REQUIREMENT

  • Sharp drainage is important for healthy rue flowers.
  • Add sand, perlite, or vermiculite to the soil to help drainage.

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FEEDING/FERTILIZER REQUIREMENT

  • It requires rich soil and high nitrogen fertilizer.

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LIGHT REQUIREMENT

  • Full sun to partial shade.
  • The leaves grow larger and more tender this way.

WATER REQUIREMENT

  • Even though the soil moisture needed for the optimal health of a plant can vary from herb to herb, culantro requires that you keep the soil moist evenly.
  • Also, ensure that water is moderate.

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