Amaranthus tricolor for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible leaves or seeds, mostly grown for the ornamental leaves and flowers, planting in early spring to summer, better to buy seeds or another option to start from plant.
Amaranthus tricolor – information before buying:
Growing information: annual plant, growing hardiness zone: 5-12, water needed – average to big amount, light conditions – full sun, height: 0.3-2.5cm, 1-8.5 feet.
Blooming in the summer to autumn in beard shaped flowers that appear in purple, red, yellow, orange or white color.
Leaves harvesting in the spring to autumn in elliptic shaped flowers that appear in green, purple or mix colors.
Alternative names: Edible amaranth, Amaranthus gangeticus