Herb, Black Cumin
- Annual plants grow to 8-12 inches tall
- Feathery foliage and bluish-white flowers
- Seed pods resemble inflated balloons
(Nigella sativa) (aka Roman Coriander) Grown for its aromatic black seeds that are ground and used like pepper. Feathery plants have bluish-white flowers that are followed by inflated ornamental pods perfect for dried arrangements. Annual.
Direct Seed: 1/8" Apart
Germination: 8-15 Days
Thin: 8-12" Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions - Plant seeds outdoors just before the last frost. Will self seed profusely. Prefers average soil and tolerates dry conditions. Remove spent blossoms regularly to prolong blooming.