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Amaranthus Seeds - Pygmy Torch

Amaranthus Seeds - Pygmy Torch

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $3.95
1 Ounce $12.95
1/4 Pound $32.95 ($8.23/ounce) 36% Savings
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  • This compact heirloom variety is perfect for drying and crafting
  • Annual and upright growing, with bold and colorful plumes
  • Dark summer blooms that appear in the summer, great for containers or direct sowing
  • Thrives in bright, sunny growing areas
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Features

Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Red
Growth Habit Erect, Mounding
Bloom Season Summer through Fall
Seeds per Packet 500 mg

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Edible
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Poor Soil Tolerant

About Amaranthus Seeds - Pygmy Torch

Amaranthus hypochondriacus

Seed Type Heirloom

Grow Heirloom Amaranthus - Plant Pygmy's Torch Amaranthus Seeds

Growing a maximum of 16 inches high, Pygmy's Torch is a great choice for nearly any garden space or container! Throwing its bold plumes of color into the air, Amaranthus provides a unique texture to any landscape or floral design.

Planting Information

Planting Amaranthus Seeds - Pygmy Torch

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/16 inch
Plant Height 16 inches
Plant Spacing 6 to 8 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.

Coverage

Amount
Recommended Coverage
Packet Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce Up to 625 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft

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Companion Plants for Amaranthus Seeds - Pygmy Torch

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