Amaranth- Red Leaf

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Amaranthus Tricolor

Standard Seed Packet, 300 Seeds

'Amaranth- Red Leaf' seeds

Amaranthus tricolor
  • Leaf vegetable/salad green
  • Can also be grown as a sprout and microgreen

This variety of Amaranth is best used as a leaf vegetable, salad green, sprout or microgreen. It has tender green/red leaves with red veins that are sweet in flavour and very popular in Asian cuisine; excellent in soups, stews and stir-fries. Fast growing. Very nutritious. Heat tolerant. Pick leaves as required or harvest whole plant at maturity. Is sometimes grown as an ornamental. Also known as "Vegetable Amaranth"

Seeds per gram: 1700
Product code: E3-01-P

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Method Sow direct
Sowing Depth 6mm
Season Spring or after frost and summer
Germination 7-10 days @ 20-25°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Half hardy Annual
Plant Spacing 50cm
Position Full sun, moist soil
Days Until Maturity