Juana's Orange Amaranth

Rating:
60% of 100

90 Days. A lovely orange variety from Guatemala primarily used for grain rich in Vitamin B, Vitamin A, Vitamin E, and Iron. This variety has been revived in the Mayan communities of Baja Verapaz after almost being lost during the civil war. Named for Juana (pictured,) the woman whose family revived and saved seeds of this delicious variety.

  • 90 Days
  • Full Sun
  • Sprouts in 3-4 Days
  • Ideal Temperature: 65-90 Degrees F
  • Plant Spacing: 6"
  • Frost Hardy: No
  • Amaranthus cruentus

Growing Tips: Surface sow seeds directly in the garden after danger of frost, barely covering. Requires full sun. Tolerates heat and drought but does best with average moisture and fertility.

$3.00
Availability: Out of stock
Minimum Seed Count: 100
SKU
AM143
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