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Approximately 1400.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Amaranthus hypochondriacus is cold hardy
USDA Zone:5 -20° to -10°F (-29° to -23.5°C)
|Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence:
BROWN to PURPLE
GREEN, PURPLE centre marking stain
|Height, in meters: 1.5
Height, in feet: 4.95
|Amaranthus hypochondriacus sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Amaranthus hypochondriacus:
|Amaranthus frumentaceus, Amaranthus hybridus var. eryth, Amaranthus hybridus var. hypoc, Amaranthus leucocarpus,|
Common names for Amaranthus hypochondriacus:
|Alegria, Amaranthe de chine, Calaloo, Chinese Amaranth, Chua, Grain Amaranth, Guegui, Hinchoi, Horozobigi, Huantli, Pigweed, Prince's-Feather, Prince's-Feather Amaranth, Prince-of-Wales'-feather, Qian sui gu, Ramdana,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|38||: Indian Native and Introduced Plants|
|51||: Chinese Native and Introduced Plants|
|62||: Mexican Native and Introduced Plants|
|83||: Vegetable Seed List|
|85||: Natives of U.S.South West (Arizona Texas New Mexico)|
|90||: Cereals, Legumes, and other Food and Oilseed Plants|
|160||: Salad Vegetable 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.|
|719||: North American Native Ethnobotanicals|
|Including medicinal, dye, fiber, food, construction, ritual|
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 hypochondriacus seeds will usually germinate in 10-15 days.