Amaranth 'Grain Amaranth'
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Amaranth 'Grain Amaranth'

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Amaranthus hypochondriacus

Greens rich in vitamins and minerals. Can be eaten raw or cooked. Protein packed leaf and grain. The grain can be 'popped' and eaten as a cereal with milk or yoghurt. A Hardy summer annual that grows to 1m high. Plant direct  on top of soil and rake in.

Approx. 400 seeds per pack

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 0.5mm
When: Spring/ Summer
Row Spacing:  50 cm
Plant Spacing:  50 cm
Position: Full sun, well drained fertile soil
Weeks till harvest 7-8 weeks