Both leaves and seeds can be used to flavour your dishes from salads, meats, curries, the list goes on. Coriander is good for the digestive system, reducing flatulence!
Good in a sunny or partially shaded position. Keep moderately well-watered (ideally in the morning) to prevent it flowering. Best kept outdoors as plants will grow stronger, but it can be grown indoors with care.
Choose whether you receive your herb planted up in an Italian terracotta pot, with a matching saucer - or if you already have a pot/spot in mind, keep it in its nursery pot.