Cumin growing herbaceous of the genus Cuminum also known as Camun or Kamun, Cumin annual plant and attract polinators, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical or dry tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.
Leaves color green in cold conditions the leaves become purple, grow in feathered and coniferous shape, stems sometimes get a silver hue
Flower color white or pink.
Seeds edible grow in woody fruit
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Requirements for Cumin growing and care:
Well drain soil, dry season, Pick the fruits with the seeds
What is the best way to start growing?
Seed / Seedling
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
When you’ll pick the seeds it’s a lot of work, cold and too much water can kill the plant
End of the autumn
Pests and diseases:
There is no need to prune
Size of the plant?
20-60cm, 8-24 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing 100-150 days
Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower
Pink and white flowers, the flower grow on stalk in a shape of umbel inflorescence
Thinning the bloom:
No, but rain can cause this, and also aphids
Pollination is done by:
Fruit harvest season:
Fruits pests or diseases:
What can be done with big quantities of Cumin fruits?
Use in the seeds not in the fruit and the use as a spice
Work requirements on the fruit:
Pick the fruits and separate the seeds, best to pick the fruit by hand, another possible less recommended to deploy on the ground jute fabric around the plant to collect the dried fruit
How long does it take for a Cumin plant to bear fruit?
Half year +-
Grow from seeds
Moist soil important for the process
Saving seeds until sowing:
Room temperature, dry air
25 cm, 0.8 ft
Depth of Sowing:
1-2 cm, 0.4-0.8 inch
Conditions for seeds germinate:
Moist, little cold
Watering requires for Seeds:
Small amount of water but it’s important to keep the moist in the ground
Condition of seedling:
Moist, slight cold (but frost), full sun