Vam 2015
Days To Maturity : 40-50
Germination Days : 7-10
Planting Depth : 1/8
Seed Code : C
Seeds Per Packet : 300
Spacing : 6
When To Plant : Early summer
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All Red Amaranth VAM-2015

PKT

300
Seeds

Leaves are broad, tender,

and a deep purple-red on 16" tall plant.

Extremely nutritious, full of protein, iron, calcium, vitamins A and C.

This variety is perfect in stir-fry and soup. Young leaves make good micro or baby greens. They develop their color early and are mild in flavor.

BOTANICAL NAME: Amaranthus sp.

GROWING INSTRUCTIONS:

Start in flats or seed directly after all danger of frost is past, on 6" centers. Likes well-drained soil in good tilth and fairly level (so the small seeds do not wash away). Cover seeds thinly with soil (about 1/8"). To germinate keep soil moist and be careful not to disturb the seeds when watering. After 3-5 weeks start harvesting the top 4-6" of the plant. For continued production harvest often, taking less than half the plant each time.

GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION:W,H/Matures 6/Harvest 4/Spacing Grain 12" Leaf 6"

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Easy to Grow and Tolerates Hot Weather,

For more information see our: Amaranth & Quinoa Information Sheet

 

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