Culantro

Planting young culantro on soil / plantation vegetable culantro leaves plants agriculture , Sawtooth coriander
Synonyms:
Chadon Beni
Categories: Medicinal Plant
Culantro (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From Spanish culantro, whence also cilantro, which see for more.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kuːˈlɑːn.tɹoʊ/, /kuːˈlæn.tɹoʊ/

Noun

culantro (uncountable)

  1. The tropical herb Eryngium foetidum, native to Mexico, Central America and South America but cultivated worldwide, used medicinally and in Caribbean cuisine.
    Synonyms: chadon beni (Caribbean), fitweed (Barbados, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago)
  2. Alternative form of cilantro

Usage notes

Not to be confused with

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