Amaranth Pygmy Torch Expand

Amaranth Pygmy Torch


Dwarf Amaranth with rich crimson plumes adding ornamental appeal. The flowers dry nicely and the green-to-burgundy leaves and shiny black seeds are edible and delicious! Cute little plants that are perfect in smaller gardens or containers.

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Data sheet

Soil Type: Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil, Peaty Soil, Saline Soil, Chalky Soil, Silty Soil, Clay Soil, All - Tolerant of Most Soil Types.
Zones: Annuals (Grow in All Zones), 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Water Needs: Moderate, Low/Moderate, Very Low
Light: Full Sun
Growth Cycle: Annual
Edible: Yes
Color: Red
Height: g: Up to 3 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. All parts of plant are edible.
Maturity (Vegetables Only) 10 - 20 (Microgreens), 70 - 75
Special Features: Container Growing
Growth Rate: Moderate, Fast