How to grow Methi leaves/Fenugreek in balcony

Hi! Growing methi is easy and fun to grow in the patio/balcony.It hardly takes 2 weeks to grow leaves and ready to use.I used the parcel boxes which comes with cakes,cookies when we buy.You can grow methi from early spring to late fall.

Things you need
Fenugreek seeds/methi seeds
Pot mix
pot/aluminium tray,unsed plastic boxes or any..

How to?
First take the pot or Aluminium tray or Ziploc Box
Make holes to all corners to out the water.
WIth the help of Match box to make holes or using knife.Now it is ready for planting.

Fill pot mix upto 3/4th of the pot/box.
Methi/Fenugreek seeds are seeded densely.
Fill the pot mix again on top as layer.and sprinkle water.

Maintain the soil moisten all time..
after 3 days you can see them germinating..
after 1 week - 10days they look like this..
Enjoy!!! the fresh methi leaves...
Thanq for watching the blog,any comments are appreciated.


  1. You really have green hands!


  2. So clever, thanks so much for sharing!

    xxx Monica

  3. I too grown some methi plants in my patio ,during summer..Nice pics..

  4. wow very inspiring..i will try this...btw do u use normal methi seeds that we use in our cooking or do we have to buy special seeds for plants? please let me know thanks...

  5. we use normal methi seeds, which we use for cooking...
    Gud luck!!

  6. It looks really amazing!! I have to try it!! Thanks for sharing :-)
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