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Herb Nigella sativa

Herb Seeds
£1.75
SPP00348
In stock
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Quick overview

Ancient annual species known as: black cumin, kalonji, fennel or nutmeg flower. Beautiful pale blue flowers attract the bees. Seeds produced are the spice widely used in Indian cuisine, dry roasted. x1 seed packet.

Ancient annual species known as: black cumin, kalonji, fennel or nutmeg flower. Beautiful pale blue flowers attract the bees. Seeds produced are the spice widely used in Indian cuisine, dry roasted. x1 seed packet.

Plant Details

Grow:
March to May
Genus / Species:
Nigella sativa
Common Name:
Black Cumin
Harvest Time:
Seed heads from July, dry and store the seeds
Height / Spread:
30cm/30cm
Type:
Annual
Pollinator Friendly:
Yes

Preferred Conditions

Sow Depth:
0.5cm
Soil Type:
well-drained soil, generally semi gritty and moderately fertile
Where to Plant:
Sow direct in open ground or containers
Position:
full sun or part shade
Watering:
Keep moist early on, not too wet
Care Tips:
Nigella will self seed next season
Feeding:
A balanced liquid fertiliser can be applied if soil conditions are less fertile.

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