This extra special amaranth provides a striking backdrop to a garden bed or a dramatic addition to large-scale arrangements. Its long, chartreuse green tassels add texture and combine beautifully with both bright and pastel color palettes. Amaranth is easy to grow and is a great choice for beginning gardeners.
Details: Plant type: annual Height: 36-48” Site: full sun Days to maturity: 65-75 days Plant spacing: 12” Pinch: when 12” tall Approx seeds per packet: 100
How to Grow: Start seed indoors in trays 4-6 weeks before last frost; transplant out after all danger of frost has passed. Amaranth can also be direct seeded into the garden once all danger of frost has passed.
Harvesting/Vase Life: Harvest when the tassels begin to elongate and remove most of the foliage so the colorful ropes are more visible. A vase life of 7-10 days can be expected.
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