Amaranthus Velvet Curtains Seeds

Amaranthus Velvet Curtains Seeds

A. cruentus

Product ID#: RA7280-8560

Additional Information

Harvesting Good for Cutting, Long Vase Life
Growing Conditions Field Crop
Additional Characteristics Start Early for Transplants, Heat Tolerant, Easy to Grow
Flowering Month June, July, August, September
Garden Style Cutting / Cut Flowers, English Cottage, Victorian
Lighting Conditions Full Sun
Seed Type Open Pollinated
Days to Maturity 75 Days
Stem Type Branching Stem
Plant Hardiness Half Hardy
Plant Height 41 - 60 inches
Plant Lifecycle Annual
Plant Moisture & Climate Heat Tolerant, Well-drained
Plant Uses Cut Flower & Bouquets, Bouquet Filler Flower
Shape Filler Flower, Spike
  • 1 packet

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Amaranthus Velvet Curtains is a stunning annual variety that produces deep crimson, fanciful stems of single and multiple spires that emerge from 30" to 36" inch plants with shiny purple-red foliage. Amaranthus thrives in hot conditions and is easy to grow. This variety can add depth and textural interest when grown as a garden ornamental and makes a lovely backdrop to other bright flowers by adding color contrast. A popular cut flower crop used both fresh and dried. Packet: 100 seeds.

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