Scientific Name: Amaranthus hypochondriacus
Common Name: Giant Orange Amaranth
Other Common Names:
Chinese Giant Orange Amaranth,
Plant Type: Annual
Where To Plant:
Soil Types: Average
Zones (See US Zone map): 3-9
Number of Seeds Per Pack: 100
Notes: Amaranth seed is high in protein.
(AMARANTHUS HYPOCHONDRIACUS) Leaves edible, green with orange ribs. Amaranth seed is light colored, edible, and delicious when cooked.
Any statement made concerning medical
conditions treated with this herb is not intended as sound medical advice. The
seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
the guidance of a trained physician or established herblist.