Plant Care Cliantro
1/10

Cliantro

4.5 out of 5 (6 experiences)

Cliantro has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Cliantro has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Taxonomy

Coriandum sativum
Coriandum

How to care for Cliantro

Water

How often to water your Cliantro

Water needs for Cliantro
0.5 cups
every 7

Cliantro needs 0.5 cups of water every 7 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Cliantro

Water 0.5 cups every
7

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Select a city to check sunlight intensity

Finding light for Cliantro in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Cliantro: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Cliantro may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Cliantro in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Cliantro

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Cliantro: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Cliantro after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Cliantro

Cliantro

Cliantro


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 7 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Cliantro has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 5
Cliantro has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 2
Cliantro has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 2
Cliantro has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Cliantro has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Cliantro has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
Victorious avatar
@Victorious
leaf-1 12 Plants
xp 365 XP
07/31/2021

Wonderful aroma! Can be planted with other herbs with drainage. Great indoor and outdoor addition.

Fast grower Fast grower
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Survivor Survivor
Browns easily Browns easily
Lunarlea avatar
@Lunarlea
leaf-1 45 Plants
xp 1,621 XP
globe Denver, Colorado
04/24/2021

I wouldn’t recommend cilantro to beginners, unless those beginners want to be combating pests CONSTANTLY. This thing attracts aphids like no other and the small thin leaves make it especially difficult to tackle the pest problem.

Pest magnet Pest magnet

Trending in your area

Similar to Cliantro

Discover rare plants

This plant is popular in