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Amaranthus Seeds - Perfecta

Amaranthus Seeds - Perfecta

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Packet $5.50
1 Ounce $43.99 ($43.99/ounce)
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  • Festive firecracker-like foliage adds interest in the garden
  • Long blooming annual with unique red & yellow foliage
  • Fast-growin and drought tolerant with brilliant multi-colored leaves
  • Thrives in bright, sunny growing areas
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Red
Growth Habit Mounding, Upright
Bloom Season Summer through Fall

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Extended Bloom Time
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden, Dried Flowers, Ground Cover
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Poor Soil Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer

About Amaranthus Seeds - Perfecta

Amaranthus tricolor

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

Grow Amaranth - Plant Perfecta Amaranthus Seeds

This tricolor amaranthus plant is truly a stunner in the garden! Green and yellow foliage support the brilliant display of red and yellow foliage above. Drought tolerant with a long bloom season, Perfecta Amaranth shines with its amazing display of color and form.

Planting Information

Planting Amaranthus Seeds - Perfecta

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/16 inch
Plant Height 36 to 60 inches
Plant Spacing 8 to 10 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.


Seeds Per
Recommended Coverage
Packet 871 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 49,384 Up to 625 Sq. Ft

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