Facebook Pixel
Loading...
Fenugreek Seeds (Methi) Fenugreek Seeds (Methi)

Fenugreek Seeds (Methi)

₹145 ₹85
-
+
Add To Wishlist

Fenugreek, or kauri methi is hugely popular in India in the cuisine as well as medicine. It is present in many recipes in good amounts. Fenugreek is a herb, belongs to the same family as soy, and is used in multiple ways such as fresh, dried, twigs, roots, seeds, etc. Something that plays a huge role in your kitchen absolutely needs to be in your garden!

Lights, Water, Action

Got the seeds, now, let'em shoot!

  • Bright Indirect Sunlight

    Light

    Full Sunlight

  • Water Once A Week

    Watering

    Water everyday

  • Indoor

    Where to grow

    Balcony or terrace

  • Average Warmth

    Time Till Harvest

    3-4 weeks

  • Low Maintenance

    Seasonal Information

    all seasons

Did You Know

Growth stages

One step at a time, with a lil water and light.

Sow the seeds in a big pot and water it daily

Sow the seeds 0.5 cm deep in well composted soil

Make sure the plant gets partial sunlight

Space the seeds at 20cm by 15cm

Create a support system for the leaves and stems

Germination will take place in 6-8 days

Create a support system for the leaves and stems

Harvest in 30-40 days from sowing

Sow, Grow, Reap

Good things take time and care

Take a seedling tray with medium sized cells & drainage holes at the

Sowing

  • Fenugreek/Methi seeds can be sown throughout the year.
  • Fenugreek seeds can be sown directly in containers or on raised beds.
  • Select ashallow container with a minimum depth of 5 inches & bigger spread area and uniform drainage holes at the bottom.
  • Fill the container with a medium of your choice.
  • Ideal growing medium to sow methi/fenugreek seeds is 2 part garden soil & 1 part any organic manure or 1 part garden soil, 1 part Coco Peat & 1 part Vermicompost.
  • Sprinkle the Fenugreek seeds evenly throughout the surface. Do not worry about spacing.
  • Cover the seeds with surrounding medium.
  • Water the seed bed immediately by a light shower with a watering can.
Fill the cells/cups with a moist coco-peat medium

Caring

  • Fenugreek seeds will start germinating within first 6 days.
  • Baby methi plant will be visible in 10 days.
  • Fenugreek/Methi can grow well under partial as well as full sunlight.
  • Water your fenugreek plant everyday in the form of a light shower with a watering can.
  • Look for the early signs fungal infection/ insect infestation. If you notice any symptoms, spray appropriate medicines immediately.
  • About 3-4 weeks after sowing, fenugreek greens can be harvested simply by pulling out by the roots.
  • To grow Fenugreek/Methi micro greens indoors, use a flat container. Sow - scatter fenugreek seeds in a crowded manner. You can harvest fenugreek micro greens within 10 days by uprooting baby plants.
Hold the seeds and sow 2-3 seeds per cell/cup. Since Lavender seeds are small in size, do not sow them deep

Common Problems

Why are my Fenugreek/Methi seeds not germinating?
Make sure you are keeping the soil evenly moist. Fenugreek seeds need moist soil to germinate.
Why are leaves of my fenugreek seedlings turning yellow?
Too much or too little sunlight and/or over and under - watering can all cause yellowing of fenugreek seeds. Make sure you are watering your fenugreek plant appropriately.
Why are my fenugreek seedlings wilting and dying?
The most common cause of wilted seedlings is a fungal disease called damping off. It occurs mostly when the soil is too moist. Make sure you are not overwatering your fenugreek seedlings

Spill the tea

All the plant gossip, through the grapevine. Pun intended

Plants growing in containers need more fertilizing than those in the ground. The more you water, the more quickly you flush the nutrients out of the soil.

Plants with benefits

Fenugreek is great for liver and kidney health. It has been consumed to reduce stomach-ache and menstrual cramps, treat pain and muscle soreness and reduce fever. Fenugreek is also high in protein and dietary fibre. Fenugreek has also been found to increase production of breast milk in some studies. Some studies have also shown increase in fat loss.

Plants growing in containers need more fertilizing than those in the ground. The more you water, the more quickly you flush the nutrients out of the soil.

What you get

A single tablespoon of fenugreek seeds contain 35 calories with 3g protein, 6g carbs, 1g fat, 3g fibre, 20% of the Recommended Daily Value of iron, 5% of RDV of magnesium and 7% RDV of manganese.

Plants growing in containers need more fertilizing than those in the ground. The more you water, the more quickly you flush the nutrients out of the soil.
Plants growing in containers need more fertilizing than those in the ground. The more you water, the more quickly you flush the nutrients out of the soil.

Green trivia

1.Egyptians used fenugreek in their embalming process.

2.Fenugreek was used as cattle fodder by Greeks and Romans.

3.Fenugreek is used in making artificial maple syrup.

Customer Reviews

You are reviewing : Fenugreek Seeds (Methi)

Add Your Review
  1. Ugaoo User Review
    93.333333333333%

    Grown in my kitchen garden pots.Good germination rate and yield.

    Idika

  2. Ugaoo User Review
    100%

    Very prompt delivery with very good packaging. Really very much satisfied.

    Akhila

  3. Ugaoo User Review
    86.666666666667%

    This is my first seeds to grow this year and really great result. I would encourage others to try as they are super easy.

    Suman

  4. Ugaoo User Review
    66.666666666667%

    got the delivery within three days and very good packaging.

    Pawan

  5. Ugaoo User Review
    93.333333333333%

    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!!

    Namita Sachdeva

Frequently Asked Questions

What medium should I use to grow fenugreek?

Use a rich potting medium with 1/3rd compost to grow Fenugreek from seeds.

How much sunlight does fenugreek need?

Fenugreek requires 5-6 hours of sunlight in a day. This should either be morning sun or shaded afternoon sunlight,

How often should I water my fenugreek plant?

Fenugreek plant requires regular watering in order for the soil to be moist at all times. However, be careful not to overwater the fenugreek plant.

Popular Searches on Ugaoo

Hybrid Tomato Seeds Hybrid Cucumber Seeds Hybrid Chilli Seeds >Val Seeds Sweetcorn Seeds Drumstick Seeds Desi Carrot Seeds Cabbage Seeds Coriander Seeds Vegetable Seeds Online >Fruit Seeds Flower Seeds Online Seeds India
At Ugaoo, we firmly believe that we do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, but borrow it from our children. At Ugaoo, we firmly believe that we do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, but borrow it from our children.

At Ugaoo, we firmly believe that we do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, but borrow it from our children.

Let's pass it on cleaner, better, and greener.

chat with us

Sign In

Don't Have An Account?

OR

Sign In With

Forgot Password

Sign Up

Already Have An Account?

OR

Sign Up With

Add/Edit Address

My Wishlist

Continue shopping Back To Shopping

My Account

My Profile

My Address Book

My Order(s)

Change Password

My Review(s)

Select Options

Add Review