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.