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Cumin Seeds - Black

Cumin Seeds - Black

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.20
1 Ounce $16.99
1/4 Pound $49.99 ($12.49/ounce) 26% Savings
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  • Top ranked ingredient in herbal medicine for over 2000 years
  • More bitter than normal cumin
  • Uses: Culinary, Medicinal
  • Related to caraway
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Growth Habit Upright

Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Culinary, Medicinal
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Indoor, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Dried

About Cumin Seeds - Black

Nigella sativa

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

A short plant with feathery foliage and small, white flowers, Cumin is a popular spice in many international cuisines. In addition to its long history of medicinal use, it is downright delicious!

Planting Information

Planting Cumin Seeds - Black

Planting Season Spring
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 18 inch
Plant Spacing 6 to 9 inches
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
View our Cumin Planting Guide to learn more.


Recommended Coverage
Packet Up to 30 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce Up to 150 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound Up to 600 Sq. Ft

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