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Alfa-Alfa (Medicago Sativa)

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€3,85 EUR
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Alfalfa in a long-lived legume and its name derives from the arabic al-fac-facah, which means “father of all foods.

It contains a broad spectrum of nutrients, including trace minerals, fiber and important vitamins such as A, B1, B12, C, D, E and K. Alfalfa is one of the richest sources of easily-assimilated proteins (up to 50% by weight).

It is rich in chlorophyll, which serves as a strong antioxidant in the bloodstream.

In addition, alfalfa is traditionally known as one of the best herbal treatment for arthritis, rheumatism and gout.

For the brain, alfalfa is said to improve mental vigor, thanks to the broad spectrum of nutrients.

Parts used: dried leaves, stems, unopened flowers

Preparation: infusion, dried or fresh herb

Primary activities: antioxidant, nutritive, anti-inflammatory, diuretic

How to use it: 10 fresh leaves daily, eaten raw directly or into a green salad or into a soup

Caution: Pregnant and nursing women, people with autoimmune conditions, or those taking prescription anticoagulants, should avoid alfalfa


What's inside

  • ZERO lamp
  • Ceramic glazed base water tank
  • 4 terracotta pots
  • 1 healing kit (natural soil, organic seeds, lunar calendar, origami user guide)
  • User guide

Terracotta properties

The best italian hand-made ceramics


Italy has a long tradition of handcrafting, especially in the ceramic field.

  • 100% natural materials
  • Natural self-watering system (OLLA)
  • Italian artisanal excellence

Terracotta is an alive material because it is breathing, leaving oxigen and water pass through itself. Time is a consequence of Nature and with our pots we can observe the evolution of this process. In fact, you will note on terracotta surfaces natural deposits of minerals, such as calcium, potassium, sulphur, etc. Don't worry about that, this is what happen in a natural environnement!

Light technology

The best light for indoor horticulture


KIGARDEN lamps include the best LED growlights for indoor gardening, which are able to provide the right wavelengths necessary for the plant to grow and flourish. The different LED colours are perceived as a bright white light, a pleasant illumination for any indoor space. 

  • Made in Italy by our partner AmbraLight
  • 12 hours automatic sequence. No stress for your plants!
  • High quality definition in every detail
  • Pleasant and warm light ideal for your eyes and for photosynthesis of plants
  • Only 8 Watt/h

Do you know that humans do not have the same spectral sensitivities of plants?

Plants prefer blue and red wavelenghts instead of green and yellow for humans and animals.

Technical features

Product type: eco smart garden
Marco Coletti, 2018
Unglazed terracotta (pot), glazed terracotta (base)
Pot colours: 
Anthracite (Natural Terracotta), Matt White, Sienna Red, Light Bleu, Dark green (Natural colours)
Base colour: 
Matt white
0,6 kg 
12x12 h.10,4 cm
13,7x12,5 h.11,1 cm


Due to customs regulations for plants and seeds we can't ship them outside European countries (Swiss, United Kingdom. Andorra, San Marino included).

For orders shipping to Non-EU countries additional taxes and fees may apply in accordance with local customs regulations. 

Shipping Times

Most orders will arrive within 7-14 business days, but we ask you to allow for a slightly longer delivery window due to COVID-19 impacting the logistics industry.

Shipping fees are calculated based on the shopping cart value at checkout.

Shipping fees for subscription products are specified separately for each subscription offer.

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A present-past

Alfa-Alfa (Medicago Sativa) design is inspired by the hortus conclusus, a feature from medieval cloisters.

With KIGARDEN you will re-discover ancient traditions.

Natural self-watering system

Alfa-Alfa (Medicago Sativa) adopts an ancient technology, the Olla, widely used by the Romans. The microporous material of the unglazed pots guides the liquid from the glazed base below them toward the soil and plants’ roots.

You will have the perfect humidity for the soil with and a water autonomy for starting your holidays with no worries.

Moreover, you will contribuite to reduce water consumption. Your plants will grow without any hydric shock.

How does it work?

1. Ki-Soil 2. Pot 3. Water 4. Seeds