Coriander - SEEDS - Vesselino, Bulgaria
Bulgarian Herbs distributor: Since 1994 Vesselino Company has been one of the leading Bulgarian exporters of natural herbs and botanical extracts, spices, floral water and essential oils. We are dedicated promoters of high quality original traditional Bulgarian natural products on the international markets.
Packaging: Semi Bulk and Bulk
Delivery zone: Worldwide, Sending from Bulgaria
Coriander Coriandrum sativum L.
Coriander is an annual herbaceous plant of the family Umbelliferae (Umbelliferae). The root is spindle-shaped, with many thin branches. The stem is erect, bare, slightly curved, at the upper part branched, up to 1 m high. The leaves are polymorphic, complex. Colors are white, rarely pink, collected in shades. The beasts are spherical. Each fruit consists of 2 seeds, which after ripening almost do not separate. While green, the fruit has an unpleasant smell, like the scent of a bug. After their ripening, their smell becomes pleasant. Blooms in June - July.
In our country the coriander is wild on the crops like a weed, but it is not used for commercial purposes, only the cultivated is used.
Use the fruit (Fructus Coriandri). Picking si July - August. The beasts are harvested shortly before their full maturation, when they are already fully developed, and some of them 2/3 are in their waxy maturity.
In medicine, coriander is used as a gas-stimulating, appetite-stimulating and digestive-improving medicine. It is used to improve the taste of some medicines.
The largest application is the sweet, canning, culinary, bakery, food, brewing, perfume and liqueur industries.