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Amaranth Autumn Palette Seeds

Amaranth Autumn Palette Seeds

Amaranthus cruentus

Item #1263

Annual. Quick and easy to grow, showy amaranth adds height and beauty to summer gardens, and an intriguing component in cut flower arrangements. Picture its fuzzy spires mingling with sunflowers and purple asters in early fall, and you will soon be a fan of Autumn Palette. Seeds and young leaves are edible. Drought hardy.


Annual

Full sun

Blooms summer to fall

3' – 4' tall

Days to Emerge:
3 - 10 days

Seed Depth:
1/4"

Seed Spacing:
A group of 3 seeds
every 18"

Thinning:
When 3" tall,
thin to 1
every 18"


When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after average last frost.

When to start inside: 4 to 6 weeks before last frost.

Special germination instructions: Germination is best when soil temperature is 65° to 75°F.

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