Amaranth- Illumination

Amaranthus tricolor Packet

Standard seed packet, 350 seeds

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  • Orange, scarlet, yellow and green leaves
  • Good for beds and borders

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'Amaranth- Illumination' seeds

Amaranthus tricolor

  • Orange, scarlet, yellow and green leaves
  • Good for beds and borders

Very ornamental variety of amaranth that is grown for it's colourful leaves. Upright bushy plants produce leaves in a breathtaking range of colours; lower parts of the plant have bronze/green leaves while upper parts are bright scarlet with orange and yellow centres. Great for beds, borders, mass planting, containers and cottage gardens. Flowers are insignificant. Drought tolerant.

Seeds per gram: 1450
Product code: F1-20

Best Months to Sow
  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 3mm
Season Spring and early summer
Germination 7-10 days @ 20-25°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost tender Annual
Plant Spacing 30cm
Plant Height 50cm
Position Full sun, moist soil
Days Until Maturity 105 days


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Parcel Delivery Capped rate of $6.99
Express Delivery $15.00

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