Amaranth Burgundy Expand

Amaranth Burgundy


A tall, edible plant with intense reddish purple leaves. The large elegant flower plumes produce an abundant amount of seeds. The seeds are preferred for grain and flour. Its size and color make it a wonderful addition as a backdrop for borders.

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Data sheet

Soil Type: All - Tolerant of Most Soil Types., Clay Soil, Silty Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil, Peaty Soil, Chalky Soil
Zones: Annuals (Grow in All Zones), 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Water Needs: Low, Moderate, Low/Moderate
Light: Full Sun/Partial Shade, Full Sun
Growth Cycle: Annual
Edible: Yes
Color: Red
Height: k: Up to 7 Feet
Growing Instructions: Sow seeds 1/4”-1/2” deep into finely dug soil in spring after all danger of frost. Can be started indoors 4 weeks earlier and transplanted. Keep moist until established.
Maturity (Vegetables Only) 50 - 55
Warnings: Can be Invasive