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Fenugreek Seeds (Methi)

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Description For Fenugreek Seeds (Methi)


Growing Fenugreek is simple and both seeds and leaves are eaten widely in India. It is grown from seeds and requires full sun to part shade or filtered sunlight. Well-drained, loamy and slightly acidic soil is required for successful growth. Read more on Growing Fenugreek: Easiest Vegetable to grow

How to grow Fenugreek (Methi) from Seeds:

Introduction and Uses: This annual herb features light green leaves and small white flowers. Its proven health benefits include- improving the digestive problems, maintaining the cholesterol levels, reducing body inflammation, improving exercise performance, curing eating disorders and promoting milk flow in breastfeeding.

Botanical Name: Trigonella foenum-graecum

Sowing Season: Throughout the year.

Sowing method: Sow the seeds directly in raised beds or containers.

Sowing container: Use a shallow container with a minimum depth of 5 inches & bigger spread area (according to available space & requirement) like trays or crates.

Sowing medium: 2 part garden soil & 1 part any organic manure or 1 part garden soil, 1 part Coco Peat & 1 part Vermicompost.

Steps for seed sowing (Seed starting) in a container:

  • Select a container with uniform drainage holes at the bottom.
  • Fill the container with selected growing medium.
  • Sprinkle the Fenugreek seeds evenly throughout the surface. Do not worry about spacing.
  • Sprinkle the soil over the container / seedbed to cover the sown seeds.
  • Water the seed bed immediately by a light shower with a watering can.

  • Growth stages of Fenugreek (Methi) Plant:

  • Germination: Seeds will germinate within first six days or even much earlier & tiny seedlings will be visible with first leaves.
  • Baby Methi plants will be visible in 10 days.
  • Mature leaves will be ready to harvest in 3-4 weeks.

  • How to take care for Fenugreek (Methi) Plant:

    Sunlight: Fenugreek can grow well under partial as well as full sunlight.

    Watering: Water your fenugreek container / raised bed every day in the form of a light shower with a watering can. Sprinklers can be placed outdoors.

    Manuring: As mentioned earlier, add good quality organic manure in the soil with 2:1 ratio before sowing the seeds. Organic fertilizer can be well rotten cow dung manure, farmyard manure, compost or vermicompost.

    Plant care: Always look for the early signs of any insect/fungal infection/ any other infections. Spray appropriate medicines as soon as any symptoms of such infections are spotted.

    Microgreens: If you plan to grow microgreens Methi, grow it indoors in flat containers. Sow-scatter the seeds in a crowded manner. You can harvest it within 10 days by uprooting the baby plants.

    Harvesting: About 3-4 weeks after sowing, fenugreek greens can be harvested simply by pulling out by the roots.

    Details

    No.of Seeds Approx. 513 to 570 Seeds
    Net Weight 10 gm
    Seed Rate 25 to 30 Kg/Ha
    Spacing (Row to Row X Plant to Plant) 15 cm x 20 cm
    Germination Time 6 to 8 days from sowing
    Fertilizer "Organic: Neemcake or Vermicompost - 10 g per plant. Chemicals: Suphala or Urea - 5 g per plant."
    Season of Sowing All year Round
    Yield 100 Qtl/Ha

    Additional

    SKU NUVSO181
    Product Weight 16 g
    Product Height 15 cm
    Product Width 10 cm
    Product Depth 1 cm

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    Ugaoo User Review Review by Idika
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    Grown in my kitchen garden pots.Good germination rate and yield. (Posted on 5/25/2016)
    Ugaoo User Review Review by Akhila
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    Very prompt delivery with very good packaging. Really very much satisfied. (Posted on 5/10/2016)
    Ugaoo User Review Review by Suman
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    This is my first seeds to grow this year and really great result. I would encourage others to try as they are super easy. (Posted on 5/7/2016)
    Ugaoo User Review Review by Pawan
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    got the delivery within three days and very good packaging. (Posted on 5/2/2016)
    Ugaoo User Review Review by Namita Sachdeva
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    Sown seeds in my backyard.Got 90% germination and the leaves are of good quality and healthy .Can't wait for start cooking with it!! (Posted on 4/22/2016)

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