7'. Large seed heads. Best home variety for grain. 1600 seeds, $2.50
Amaranthus cruentus x powellii
6'. Purplish-red leaves and burgundy-red flowers. 1200 seeds, $2.50
4'. Long, drooping strands of red flowers. Edible. 1200 seeds, $2.00
Sowing Amaranth Seeds:
Sow outdoors close to the last frost date. Or sow indoors 4 weeks early. Barely cover the seeds. Thin to 12-18" apart. Full sun.