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It's important to know the space you’re growing in impacts the type of seed you choose to be successful. For your Niwa, you should use dwarf varieties that can produce a lot in a small place.

How can you decide on a seed that produces well? We got you covered. Our Niwa Grow Pack (Shipping only in the U.S.) contains seeds, and supplies, that have been selected specifically for the Niwa garden system. If you’re worried about what you’re growing isn’t going to do well, please message us at founders@getniwa.com


For leafy greens, cooking herbs and lettuces, the space in your Niwa smart garden is perfect and you can grow a lot more since you’re consuming the green part of the plant. Certain vegetables such a cauliflower and Brussel sprouts wouldn’t be possible to grow in your Niwa. What is good to grow in the Niwa system;

  • Cooking & Micro Herbs
  • Leafy Greens
  • Lettuces


When purchasing fruiting varieties (i.e. tomatoes, peppers, etc) you need to look at the fruiting height for the seeds you plant. It's important for you to explain to your local gardening store the size of the Niwa you’re growing in. What is good to grow in the Niwa system;

Cherry Tomatoes

Small types of peppers;

  • Seedless peppers
  • Italian peppers
  • Jalapeno Peppers
  • Cayenne Peppers

Baby or Mini Cucumbers