Amaranth 'Pygmy Torch' - Diane's Flower Seeds
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Amaranth 'Pygmy Torch'
Amaranth 'Pygmy Torch'
(Amaranthus hypochondriacus)

500 seeds   $2.50                       
Amaranth 'Pygmy Torch'

Amaranth 'Pygmy Torch' is a dwarf variety with erect spikes of crimson-burgundy flowers. The bicolor green and burgundy leaves are attractive in salads. The edible seeds are black and brown.

Pygmy Torch amaranth is very short and compact, making it a good choice for containers and small gardens. It's nice for cutting.

Also known as Prince's Feather and Prince-of-Wales Feather.

height 2-3' 

Sowing Pygmy Torch Amaranth 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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