Amaranth- Red Cathedral

Amaranthus cruentus


Standard seed packet, 350 seeds

$1.25
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Amaranth- Red Cathedral

Amaranthus cruentus


  • Annual 150cm
  • Good for dried or cut flowers
  • Large upright crimson red flower spikes


Annual growing to 150cm. Bushy upright plants with green/red foliage that produce large upright crimson red flower spikes. Good for borders and as a cut or dried flower. Will tolerate poor soil. Also known as Princes Feather.


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: 150cm
Position: Full sun, moist soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 100 days
*Notes: Water regularly to prolong flowering.

(Product number: F1-04)
Seeds per gram: 1535 seeds


SKU F1-04
Shipping Weight 0.0007kg
Botanical name: Amaranthus cruentus
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 350 seeds
Seeds per gram: 1535
Photo credits:

Photo by Kurt Stüber/ CC BY-SA 3.0

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