Amaranthus Seeds - Green Thumb

Amaranthus Seeds - Green Thumb

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Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $14.69 ($14.69/ounce)
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  • Experienced and beginning gardeners alike will appreciate this edible ornamental
  • An annual, upright growing shrub with bright green foliage
  • Compact shrub perfect for edges or borders with beatiful green flowers and leaves
  • Thrives in bright, sunny growing areas
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Green
Growth Habit Mounding, Upright
Plant Height 16 inches
Bloom Season Summer through Fall

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Edible
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden, Dried Flowers
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Poor Soil Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer

About Amaranthus Seeds - Green Thumb

Amaranthus hypochondriacus

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

Grow Heirloom Amaranth -Plant Green Thumb Amaranthus Seeds

A lovely upright Amaranthus, Green Thumb is a compact shrub, excellent for borders or containers. Amaranthus also provides a unique and wonderful texture for floral arrangements.

Planting Information

Planting Amaranthus Seeds - Green Thumb

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/16 inch
Plant Spacing 6 to 8 inches
Plant Height 16 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 days
View our Amaranthus Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 777 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 44,100 Up to 625 Sq. Ft

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