Amaranthus Seeds- Early Splendor,This spectacular foliage plant excels in heat and humidity. Beautiful ,Crimson to chocolate.
Amaranthus Early Splendor flower seeds are fast to establish and upward growth is quick. Amaranthus Tricolor is actually considered a vegetable in some aspects and can be eaten much like spinach.
USDA Zones: 3 - 10
Height: 12 - 24 inches
Bloom Season: Late spring to early fall
Bloom Color: Crimson to chocolate
Environment: Full sun to partial shade
Soil Type: Well-drained, pH 6.1 to 6.5
Temperature: 65 - 75F
Average Germ Time: 10 -21 days
Light Required: Yes
Depth: Press seed into soil, do not cover
Sowing Rate: 4 - 5 seeds per plant
Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination
Plant Spacing: 18 inches
Materials: excellent for cutting,and last in the vase,fence,Great In Container,Flowers Seeds,Hang nicely on fence,Food,tolerant of poor soils,amaranth,leaves and the seeds,are harvested as food