} Amaranthus Seeds- Early Splendor,ANNUAL FLOWERS

Amaranthus Seeds- Early Splendor,ANNUAL FLOWERS

$ 2.49
SKU P17224S
Amaranthus Tricolor (Early Splendor) - Easy to grow from Amaranthus seeds, Early Splendor has gorgeous chocolate colored leaves that are topped with brilliant crimson. This spectacular foliage plant excels in heat and humidity, and provides color very early in the summer as soon as temperatures get warm clear up until frost season begins. Growing to 24 inches tall, this variety of Amaranthus grows in full sun to part shade, and looks terrific grown in clusters or in borders as a contrast with other foliage plants.
Amaranthus Early Splendor flower seeds are fast to establish and upward growth is quick. Amaranthus Tricolor is actually considered a vegetable in some aspects and can be eaten much like spinach.
Flower Specifications
Season: Annual
USDA Zones: 3 - 10
Height: 12 - 24 inches
Bloom Season: Late spring to early fall
Bloom Color: Crimson to chocolate
Environment: Full sun to partial shade
Soil Type: Well-drained, pH 6.1 to 6.5
Planting Directions
Temperature: 65 - 75F
Average Germ Time: 10 -21 days
Light Required: Yes
Depth: Press seed into soil, do not cover
Sowing Rate: 4 - 5 seeds per plant
Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination
Plant Spacing: 18 inches

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