Amaranth- Early Splendour
- Bright red and chocolate brown leaves
- Good for beds and borders
Very ornamental variety of amaranth that is grown for it's colourful leaves. Upright bushy plants produce chocolate brown to burgundy leaves that are topped by bright red leaves. Great for beds, borders, mass planting and cottage gardens. Flowers are insignificant. Drought tolerant.
How to sow and grow:
|Method:||Sow direct or raise seedlings|
|When:||Spring and early summer|
|Germination:||7-10 days @ 20-25°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle:||Frost tender Annual|
|Position:||Full sun, moist soil|
|Days to Maturity/Flowering:||105 days|
(Product number: F1-19)
Seeds per gram: 1725 seeds
|Botanical name:||Amaranthus tricolor|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||350 seeds|
|Seeds per gram:||1725|
Photo by Bill Richard
Photo by barbera*
Be The First To Review This Product!
Help other The Seed Collection Pty Ltd users shop smarter by writing reviews for products you have purchased.