Taxon  Report   2383    
Coriandrum sativum  L.
Cilantro,  Coriander
Coriandrum sativum
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Coriandrum sativum
© 1989 Arthur H. Bazell, M.D.
Coriandrum sativum
© 2015 Jean Pawek
Coriandrum sativum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Coriandrum sativum
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Coriandrum
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Coriandrum sativum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2019).