Trigonella foenum-graecum is an annual herb used for food and traditional medicine. Its native habitat includes uncultivated ground, the edges of fields and dry grassland. The flowers are papillonaceous, resembling a butterfly. The seeds are used as a condiment, adding flavor to maple syrup, cheese and curries.
Also known as
fenugreek and methi
How to care for fenugreek
fenugreek needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
fenugreek love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
fenugreek does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of fenugreek in your home 🏡.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your fenugreek after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.