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Vegetables: Amaranthus hypochondriacus, 'Golden Giant'

Botanical name: Amaranthus hypochondriacus, 'Golden Giant'

Common name: amaranth

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Sprite
created by:
Seeds of Change

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Soil: damp, neutral, loam
Sun:
  
Zones: 1a thru 11a
Care:
easy
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

disease resistant, bird attracting, edible, drought tolerant

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Amaranthus hypochondriacus, 'Golden Giant'. Young leaves are flavorful and nutritious in salads. At maturity, this handsome amaranth plant has golden stems and leaves, yielding several ounces of tasty white seeds per plant. Planting depth: 3/8 inch. Days to germination: 3-10 days. 100-110 days to maturity.

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