Mayo Indian Amaranth

Mayo Indian Amaranth


Amaranthus cruentus


Days to maturity: 45 days leaf, 85 days seed.


Direct seed in May or start this variety indoors in April, the greens are a tasty treat in summer salad mixes. The plants get up to 7 feet tall with stunning red flowers and seed heads that contain an abundance of tiny shiny black seeds. This variety is from Southern Exposure Seed Exchange.


Packet contains ~250 seeds