QUESTION: How long do herbs take to grow? I was thinking about growing some herbs that I would use in my kitchen so they'd be fresh instead of dried. - Kathleen A ANSWER: There's no quick and easy answer for this one! The length of time it takes for herbs to grow from planting … [Read more...]
How to Grow Cilantro Indoors
By Jennifer Poindexter Do you love the fresh flavor of cilantro in your salsa? What about as a garnish? We are huge fans of cilantro around my house. If you love cilantro, as well, you should consider growing it indoors. This way you could enjoy the plant’s flavors … [Read more...]
Cilantro vs. Coriander: What’s the Difference?
By Matt Gibson No matter what you call it, cilantro and coriander are the same thing. Some find the herb to be citrusy, aromatic, and pleasant, while others find the taste soapy or metallic and are put off by its pungent smell. There seems to be a great deal of confusion when … [Read more...]
Grow Your Own Cilantro
Either you love it or you hate it. Cilantro is called pungent and flavorful by some, but soapy and distasteful by others. The distinct flavor of cilantro enhances the spicy cuisines of Latin America, Southeast Asia, India, the Middle East, and North Africa. It has a reputation as … [Read more...]