Amaranth- Molten Fire

Amaranthus tricolor Open Pollinated

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  • Annual to 120cm
  • Heirloom variety
  • Forms whorls of vivid fiery red young leaves

Standard seed packet, 100 seeds

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'Amaranth- Molten Fire' seeds

Amaranthus tricolor

Synonyms: Amaranthus gangeticus

  • Annual to 120cm
  • Heirloom variety
  • Forms whorls of vivid fiery red young leaves

Annual growing to 120cm. An heirloom variety of ornamental amaranth first introduced in 1922. The young leaves form a whorl of vivid fiery red at the top of the plant, contrasting with the deep bronze older leaves below. The young leaves and shoots are edible.

Great for beds, borders and large containers. Flowers are insignificant. Drought tolerant and fast growing.

Seeds per gram: 1805
Product code: H6-06

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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 60cm
Plant Height 120cm
Position Full sun, moist soil
Days Until Maturity 105 days

How To Grow



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