AMARANTH Early Splendor
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Characteristics: Annual 80 cm
Seeds per packet: 30
One of the most colourful amaranths this stunning variety is grown for its bright colourful foliage.
Quick growing these are excellent plants for long-lasting fillers for beds or toward the back of your garden.
The leaves are edible and also make great "cut flowers" to brighten indoor flower arrangements.
Tropical: Winter to Mid-Spring.
Temperate: Late Winter to Early-Summer.
Sow: 5mm deep.
For best results sow directly into soil where they are to grow.
Germination: 7-14 days.
Plant space: 80cm
Row space: 1 metre
Maturity: 10-12 weeks
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.
Adaptable to most soils in a sunny position. Drought resistant but frost tender.