Piccolo Black Cumin Nigella Plant Seeds


Black Cumin, also known as nigella and ‘Love in a mist’, is a beautiful blue flower that produces seed heads filled with the dark culinary seeds. These black nigella seeds are widely used in Middle Eastern and Indian cuisine and have a lovely onion, nutty sweetness. Use the seeds to top homemade breads or sprinkle over rich curry sauces.

Packet includes 100 seeds. Plants grow to 30cm tall and 20cm wide.

How to grow Black Cumin or nigella

  • Sow outdoors Apr-Sep
  • Germinating time 10-15 days.
  • Harvest in 80-100 days.
  • Keep in full sun.
  • Water regularly and moderately

Piccolo has been supplying seeds for home gardeners for over 8 years. They offer a fantastic culinary selection of fruit and vegetables seeds – specifically designed for growing in pots and small urban spaces. From San Marzano tomatoes to Moroccan spearmint and Thai basil, these are the seeds to bring new life into your cooking and kitchen!


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