Amaranthus Seed ( Annual )

Gardening info:

Growing love lies bleeding can provide an unusual, eye catching specimen in garden beds or borders. Drooping panicles appear as the love lies bleeding flower blooms in summer. The love lies bleeding flower, also called tassel flower, and is an interesting way to utilize open space without a perennial commitment.

Love lies bleeding care is minimal after seeds sprout. Until seedlings are actively growing they should be kept consistently moist. Once established, the love lies bleeding plant is somewhat drought resistant and needs little looking after until seeds develop.

Love lies bleeding plant should be planted in full sun, after the soil has warmed. Gardeners with short growing seasons may want to start seeds indoors or purchase seedlings, as growth and flowering in maturity may take the better part of the season. Love lies bleeding plant can reach five feet in height and two feet around, adding bushy texture in the landscape. Perennial performance may occur from this plant in areas that do not experience frost.

TRN654 Carnival Amaranthus ( Amaranthus Gangeticus )
A festive combination of hot summer colors explode in gardens and landscapes. A striking foliage plant with fiery shades of yellow and red contrasting with bronze leaves. Tall, purple flowers are produced in late summer. A focal point for any display. Annual. Height: 48"
 12mg pack ( about 25 seeds ) $2.50
SF141 Flaming Fountain Amaranthus ( Amaranthus tricolor )
Upper foliage teeming with color red, crimson, bronze, lance shaped leaf. Height 42".
 18mg pack ( about 40 seeds ) $2.25
IP172 Coral Fountain Amaranthus ( Amaranthus caudatus )
Unique coral-pink tassels.
Coral Fountain is a great plant for containers and the flower garden. Easy to grow, carefree habit, only 65-75 days to maturity, and great presence in arrangements. Height 36-60".
 30mg pack ( about 50 seeds ) $2.25
3585 Mira Amaranthus ( Amaranthus caudatus )
Long thick cascading ropes of rose to green shades, bronze stem, mint green leaf. A wonderful basket plant.
 32mg pack ( about 40 seeds ) $2.25
3588 Red Spike ( Amaranthus cruentus )
Outstanding dark red cut flower material. Ideal color and form for late summer and fall arrangements. We found Red Spike to be more useful in arrangements than other amaranth varieties because of its gracefully arched, feathery plumes. When plants are young and leaves are tender, the foliage makes a nice edible green.
An annual plant growing 48-60 inches tall.
 85mg pack ( over 100 seeds ) $2.95
3381 Autumn Pallet
A. cruentus, fall hues, bronze to light orange, wide spikes, dark green leaf, long lasting cut or for border, grows 36 inches tall.
 20mg package ( about 25 seeds ) $2.15
3375 Red Tails
A. caudatus (Love lies bleeding). Multiple brilliant red cascading flower spikes, showy plant, for garden or cut, grows 32 inches tall.
 25mg package ( about 40 seeds ) $2.15
3376 Green Tails
A. caudatus (Love lies bleeding). Long green/yellow pendulous spikes, for cut or drying, grows 42 inches tall, blooms in 8 weeks from seed.
 25mg package ( about 40 seeds ) $2.15
3299 Amaranthus Pygmy Torch
Amaranthus hypochondriacus. Mid height, crimson upright spikes, grows 16 inches tall.
 15mg package ( about 30-40 seeds ) $2.15
IM084 Velvet Curtains ( Amaranthus cruentus )
Intense crimson flowers and shiny purple red foliage, a vivid color show, easily field grown for cutting material, grows 36" tall, blooms in 6 weeks from seed. Annual.
  20mg Package ( about 40 seeds ) $2.75
2573 Amaranthus Illumination
Amaranthus tricolor. Topmost foliage bright red and upright, with olive/red variegated leaves below. Grows 42 inches tall. Annual.
  20 Seeds $1.95
2968 Amaranthus Early Splendor
A. gangeticus, early, vigorous well branched plant, pendulous brilliant scarlet red, deep maroon foliage, grows about 42" 6all, annual.
  20 Seeds $1.95
2969 Amaranthus Hot Biscuits
A. cruentus. Fleuroselect, warm orange brown spikes, very unusual, excellent cut, grows about 36" tall, annual.
  15mg Pack ( About 25-30 seeds ) $2.25
2970 Amaranthus Tricolor Perfecta
A. splendens - Variegated foliage, flowers splashed with red, green, and yellow, grows about 36" tall, annual.
  20mg pack ( about 50 seeds ) $2.25