Amaranthus Seeds - Viridis

Amaranthus Seeds - Viridis

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $11.59
1/4 Pound $31.49 ($7.87/ounce) 32% Savings
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  • The distinctive green tassels are perfect for dramatic bouquets
  • Annual with bright green hanging blooms
  • Easy to grow summer bloomer that's great for cut flowers
  • Thrives in bright, sunny growing areas
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Green
Growth Habit Mounding, Upright
Plant Height 36 to 60 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 - Viridis

Amaranthus viridis

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Also known as Green Amaranth, Slender Amaranth, African Spinach, Rough Pigweed, Wild Amaranth, Callaloo

Grow Heirloom Amaranth - Plant Viridis Amaranthus Seeds

A unique green version of the popular Amaranthus known as Love Lies Bleeding. The long hanging tassels in lovely green add dimension and depth to your garden. Easy growing in full sun, make sure you have enough room for this tropical beauty, she can reach 3-5 feet!!

Planting Information

Planting Amaranthus Seeds - Viridis

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/16 inch
Plant Spacing 8 to 10 inches
Plant Height 36 to 60 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
1/4 Pound 176,400 Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft

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