B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence:
bright RED tower spikes, ~ 12 weeks
|Height, in meters: 1.2
Height, in feet: 3.96
|Amaranthus cruentus Towers Red sales history
Common names for Amaranthus cruentus Towers Red:
Amaranthus cruentus Towers Red
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|19||: Everlasting and Dried Flower Seeds Australian and Other|
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
|53||: Bedding Plant Seed List|
|161||: Edible Flowers|
|Some flowers are poisonous if not cooked. Some are only edible while in bud. Identify and correctly prepare all flowers before eating. Do not eat flowers that have been sprayed with weedkiller or other chemicals.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Amaranthus cruentus Towers Red seeds will usually germinate in 10-15 days.