Amaranth 'Molten Fire' Seeds (Amaranthus tricolor)
Amaranth 'Molten Fire'
(Amaranthus tricolor)

400 seeds   $3.00  

Amaranth 'Molten Fire' is a stunning selection with crimson-maroon, bicolor foliage. It is both beautiful and nutritious, since the young leaves are edible.

Molten Fire amaranth only reaches 3-4' in height, making it a good choice for a small garden. It can also be grown in a large container. It looks particularly nice in mass plantings or as a hedge.

Amaranthus tricolor 'Molten Fire' is related to the poinsettia. It tolerates heat and humidity, and it prefers moist, well-drained soil.

Also known as Summer Poinsettia, Amaranthus 'Molten Fire', Amaranth 'Early Splendor', Amaranthus tricolour 'Early Splendour' and Amaranthus gangeticus.

height 3-4'

Sowing Amaranth 'Molten Fire' 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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