Elephant Head Amaranth
90 days. This deep red flower is large and can be 10-12 in. long on a 3-5 ft. tall plant. The seeds are edible and can be popped, cooked like a grain or grounded into flour. Not only are the seeds edible, but the young leaves are nutritious greens.
This heirloom was brought to the USA from Germany in the 1880’s.
Days to Germinate: 3-10 Days
Height At Maturity: 3-5'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Contains 100 heirloom seeds
Ordered these specifically because they look like a plant flipping the bird! 😂 Germination rate was fabulous and they totally look amazing!