Amaranthus caudatus

Amaranthus caudatus growing shrub of the genus Amaranthus also known as Love lies bleeding plant. Amaranthus caudatus annual plant and also used as ornamental plant. Grow in mediterranean, subtropical, temperate, tropic climate.

Leaves are edible, the color is green.

Love lies bleeding flower

Flowers red or white inflorescence grow on stalk that weeping down, the seeds are also edible

Love Lies Bleeding Amaranth for sale - Seeds or Plants to Buy

Amaranthus caudatus
Love Lies Bleeding flower
Love Lies Bleeding Amaranth flower
Love Lies Bleeding Amaranth plant
Amaranthus caudatus flower
Love Lies Bleeding Amaranth flowers
Love Lies flower
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Requirements for growing Amaranthus caudatus:


What is the best way to start growing:
Seedling / Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

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Pests and diseases:
Aphids, prodenia

When is the best time to prune?
Summer / Autumn

How to prune:
Recommend to prune the flowers

Size of the plant?
0.4-1 m

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Irrigation water management requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow indoor?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

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When does flowers bloom?
Summer / Autumn

General information about Love lies bleeding flower:
Red small flowers, inflorescence stalk that weeping down

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When to trim the leaves?
Spring / Summer / Autumn

How to trim Love lies bleeding leaves?
Cut the stems or just leaves from the base

Information about leaves:
Oval green leaves

Edible uses of Amaranthus caudatus leaves:
Eaten raw, salad, stir fry, cooked