Where to buy organic seeds in Kuwait

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After researching a bit, and probably jumping into the water too fast when it comes to buying products like grow lights, I have purchased some seeds to grow in my Krakty hydroponic room setup.

Buying seeds was a specific hassle in Kuwait; the very few and limited stores that sold seeds only sold the very common varieties. Think Beefsteak tomatoes; the probably most common tomato you can find at any supermarket. Since such tomatoes are so easy to buy, I want to grow something more unique.

In fact, we even found a nursery selling seeds with the giant warning label on the back: “Warning. Treated with poison. Do not consume or grow food products from these.” What?!

In the end we found a company called Sustainable Organic Q8 that seems to import from reliable producers.

They delivered within 48 hours. We have been very happy with the brand of seeds that Sustainable Organic Q8 sells; which is Botanical Interest. They contain a lot of seeds in the pack, and they so far have a really high germination rate (for me its 100%).

Update – 24th August 2019: We found another Kuwait website selling seeds called My Organic World, though the website is all in Arabic (use Chrome web browser for auto-translate to browse in English). We bought from them, and they delivered within 24 hours! Unfortunately they sold brands Sperli and Kiepenkerl which consensus online says they can be quite expensive compared to competitors. One of the packs we bought only had 5 seeds in it! Not a reflection of My Organic World, but the seed producers themselves.

Update – 31st August 2019: Another Kuwaiti website selling seeds called PlantNMore. though the website is all in Arabic (use Chrome web browser for auto-translate to browse in English). I haven’t bought from this company yet.

Do you know anywhere else in Kuwait to buy seeds? Please let us know in the comments.

2 thoughts on “Where to buy organic seeds in Kuwait”

  1. Dear Sir,
    Please tell me the full address of the place from which I can buy vegetables seeds in Kuwait.
    Looking forward to hearing from you.

    Best regards from Isam

    1. Hi Isam,
      The plant nurseries I tried were near the Friday Markets and Hulu Hypermarket. I didn’t find any store that sold quality seeds here, and definitely no speciality seeds.
      The local website Sustainable Organic Q8 sold many plants seeds at very good prices. I doubt I could get them much cheaper myself, even if I travelled overseas! They took about 2 days to deliver them to my house. I plan to buy from them again, so definitely recommend them.

      Let me know if you find somewhere else in Kuwait that sells seeds,

      Kat

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