Amaranth, Grain

Amaranthus hypochondriacus

Rated 5/5 based on 2 reviews.

Standard seed packet, 450 seeds

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Amaranth, Grain

Amaranthus hypochondriacus


  • Annual 60cm
  • Leaf vegetable/grain


Annual growing to 100cm. Grown for its seeds which are ground, cooked whole or popped and eaten as cereal. The leaves are also eaten raw in salads or cooked like spinach.


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct
Sowing Depth: 6mm
When: Spring or after frost
Position: Full sun, moist soil
Plant Spacing: 60cm
Hardiness: Half hardy
Plant Height: 100cm
Days to Maturity/flowering: 95 days

(Product number: C1-18)
Seeds per gram: 400 seeds


SKU C1-18
Botanical name: Amaranthus hypochondriacus
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 450 seeds
Seeds per gram: 400
Photo credits:

Photo by D&S McSpadden / CC BY 2.0

Lots of seeds

By: on 21 March 2016
I have so much grain on the plants, thanks for the seeds sup cheap and super good germ rate A+
(5)

Grew really fast and really tall

By: on 21 March 2016
I didnt really know what to do with it though. Looked good and the leaves tasted okay :-)
(5)

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