Amaranth- Green Thumb

Amaranthus hypochondriacus


Standard seed packet, 500 seeds

$1.50
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Amaranth- Green Thumb

Amaranthus hypochondriacus


  • Annual 60cm
  • Upright spikes of green/yellow flowers
  • Good for beds, borders and cut flowers


Annual growing to 40cm. Bushy upright plant with green leaves that produce large upright spikes of bright green (sometimes yellow tinged) flowers. Good for beds, borders, mass planting and dried and cut flowers. Fast and easy to grow.


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct
Sowing Depth: 3mm
When: Spring or after frost
Germination: 7-10 days @ 20-25°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Half hardy Annual
Plant Spacing: 60cm
Plant Height: 60cm
Position: Full sun, moist soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 100 days
*Notes: Water regularly to prolong flowering.

(Product number: F2-01)
Seeds per gram: 1500 seeds


SKU F2-01
Shipping Weight 0.0008kg
Botanical name: Amaranthus hypochondriacus
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 500 seeds
Seeds per gram: 1500
Photo credits:

Photos by Walter Erhardt

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