Amaranth 'Love Lies Bleeding' Seeds (Amaranthus caudatus)
Amaranth 'Love Lies Bleeding'
(Amaranthus caudatus)

2400 seeds   $3.00

photo by Kathy Rinke             

Amaranth 'Love Lies Bleeding' is an unusual heirloom plant with long, drooping strands of burgundy-red flowers in late summer. Also called tassel flower.

Love Lies Bleeding amaranth gives the garden a touch of the exotic or the old-fashioned, depending on what it's combined with. It also makes an interesting container plant or cut flower.

Amaranthus caudatus produces edible leaves for soups and salads. The seeds make a delicious cooked cereal.

height 4'

Sowing Amaranth 'Love Lies Bleeding' Seeds

Sow amaranth seeds outdoors close to the last frost date. Or start indoors 4 weeks early. Barely cover the seeds with soil. Thin to 15" apart. Full sun.

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