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Vietnamese Coriander

Persicaria odorata

Also known as

Asian Mint, Rau Ram, Vietnam Mint, Lemon Myrtle, Cambodian Mint, Hot Mint

Persicaria odorata by Prenn (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Tender

H5-H1c

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

60cm

10cm

Min

30cm

2 years to reach maturity

Flowering

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Vietnamese Coriander Overview

This herbaceous perennial has a low creeping growing habit. Tender stems bear small deep green leaves with brown spots. It is an edible herb that has a lemony coriander flavour.

Common problems with Vietnamese Coriander

Generally pest & disease free

    How to harvest Vietnamese Coriander

    Take leaves as required.

    How to propagate Vietnamese Coriander

    Division

    Special features of Vietnamese Coriander

    Ground cover

    Other uses of Vietnamese Coriander

    Culinary

    Company

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