Organic Alfalfa Seeds for Sprouting and Growing

Alfalfa Sprouting or Growing Seeds are high-quality, certified organic seeds produced by Pleasance Herb Seeds in New South Wales. These seeds are perfect for both sprouting and growing Alfalfa, a nutrient-rich plant commonly used in salads, sandwiches, and health-conscious recipes.

Features and Benefits

  • Certified Organic: These Alfalfa seeds are sourced from Pleasance Herb Seeds, a trusted Australian supplier, and are certified organic, ensuring chemical-free and sustainable farming practices.
  • Nutrient-Rich: Alfalfa is known for its impressive nutritional profile, containing vitamins A, C, E, K and a range of B vitamins, as well as minerals like calcium, potassium, and magnesium.
  • Easy to Sprout and Grow: Alfalfa seeds are beginner-friendly and can be easily sprouted or grown, offering a rewarding experience for novice and experienced gardeners alike.
  • Health-Conscious Choice: Adding Alfalfa sprouts or leaves to your diet promotes overall well-being and supports various health benefits, including improved digestion and reduced inflammation.
  • Versatile Use: Alfalfa can be enjoyed both in its sprouted form or as grown plants, making them a versatile addition to various dishes and recipes.

How to Use

  1. For sprouting, rinse the seeds thoroughly and soak them in water for 4-6 hours.
  2. Drain the water and spread the soaked seeds evenly on a sprouting tray, ensuring they're not overcrowded.
  3. Cover the seeds with a damp cloth or lid to maintain moisture, and store them in a dark, well-ventilated area.
  4. Rinse and drain the seeds 2-3 times daily, and within 4-6 days, your sprouts should be ready for consumption.
  5. For growing Alfalfa, sow seeds in fertile, well-draining soil in a sunny location, and water regularly to ensure an abundant harvest.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

Alfalfa Sprouting or Growing Seeds are best suited for health-conscious individuals, home gardeners, and anyone looking to cultivate fresh, nutrient-rich ingredients for a variety of dishes. Whether you are a novice or an experienced gardener, these seeds offer an easy and rewarding experience of incorporating healthy greens into your daily diet.


How do I begin sprouting alfalfa seeds at home?

To begin sprouting alfalfa seeds, you will need a sprouting jar or container, clean water, and of course, our Certified Organic Alfalfa Seeds. Start by soaking the seeds overnight in water, then drain the water and rinse the seeds. Place the seeds in the sprouting jar or container, making sure they are evenly spread out, and tepid water two to three times a day. Typically, it will take about five days for your alfalfa sprouts to grow to a suitable size for consumption.

Are these alfalfa seeds suitable for both indoor and outdoor growing?

Yes, our Certified Organic Alfalfa Seeds can be grown both indoors and outdoors, depending on your preferred method. They can be started indoors for sprouting or initial growth, then transplanted outside once they reach a more mature state or continue to be grown in the appropriate indoor environment.

What is the germination rate of the Alfalfa Sprouting or Growing Seeds?

Our Alfalfa Sprouting or Growing Seeds are of high quality and have a germination rate of above 90%, ensuring a successful sprouting or growing process.

Can I use these alfalfa seeds for my livestock feed?

Yes, our Certified Organic Alfalfa Seeds are suitable for livestock feeding purposes. Alfalfa is a nutrient-rich forage source that is particularly beneficial for ruminant animals, such as cows, sheep, and goats, among others.

Are there any special requirements for the soil in which I grow alfalfa seeds?

Alfalfa seeds prefer well-draining soil with a pH level between 6.0 and 7.5. It is important to make sure the soil is fertile, as alfalfa is a deep-rooted plant that requires nutrient-dense soil for optimal growth.

Can I store unused alfalfa seeds for the future?

Yes, you can store unused alfalfa seeds for future use. To ensure maximum viability, store the seeds in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight, and use airtight containers to maintain their freshness. The seeds' shelf life can be up to two years if stored appropriately.

How can I incorporate alfalfa sprouts into my diet?

Alfalfa sprouts can be eaten raw or cooked and are a versatile addition to various dishes, including salads, sandwiches, stir-fries, and smoothies. Their mild, nutty flavour and crunchy texture make them an appealing ingredient in many recipes.

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