SECTION: Vegetable Seeds, Amaranth, Amaranthus tricolor
The seeds will cross, but produce a variety of greens and seed types. A lovely display, and a sampler of our types.
One packet will plant 100 sq ft when using Grain 12", Leaf 6" spacing in the bed.
EA CULTURE: W,H/Matures Grain 12, Leaf 6/Harvest 4/Yield Grain 4-16+, Leaf 68-272/Spacing Grain 12", Leaf 6"
SEEDS PER PACKET: 300
SOURCE CODE: GB,B,N
PLANTING DEPTH: 1/4"
WHEN TO PLANT: May to early June
PACKET LABEL INSTRUCTIONS: Start in flats or seed directly after all danger of frost is past, on 6" centers. Likes well-drained soil in good tilth and fairly level (so the small seeds do not wash away). Cover seeds thinly with soil (about 1/4"). To germinate keep soil moist and water moderately. After 3-5 weeks start harvesting leaves, don't take more than 1/2. Keep going for grain harvest. 300 seeds. GB