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Brand: Peaceful Valley
Item Number: SNV8546B

Organic Amaranth, Elephant Head 1 oz

Unique Flower Head for Your Edible Landscape

USDA Certified Organic

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$61.99 /1 oz
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Sold out for the season. Available again in January 2022.
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Buy 25 for $14.39 each
Buy 50 for $13.49 each

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Amaranth - Elephant Head - Amaranthus gangeticus

Tender Annual Open Pollinated, Heirloom. As the name represents, when this flower blooms it looks like an elephant’s trunk is pointing towards the sky. This deep red flower is large and can be 10-12 in. long on a 3-5 ft. tall plant. The seeds are edible and can be popped, cooked like a grain or grounded into flour. Not only are the seeds edible, but the young leaves are nutritious greens.

Flowers: Good cut flower, edible seed head. Blooms mid summer to fall
Attracts: Seed heads attract finches
Soil: Adaptable to various soil types
Native: Germany
USDA Zone: 2-10
Plant In: Spring
Planting Depth: 1/8"
Days to Germinate: 3-10 Days
Height At Maturity: 3-5'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water Bloom Season: Summer, Fall
Seeding Rate: Use 125 Seeds per Square Foot
Facts of Note: Amaranth is a pseudo cereal, meaning the seed is used like a cereal grain. 75 days to maturity.
Approx Seeds per Pack: 45,725

Peaceful Valley brand wildflower seeds are all non-GMO.
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  • Edible Flower
  • Open-Pollinated


Organic Status :
Certified Organic Product
Bloom Season : Fall
Bloom Season : Summer
Flower Color : Red
Growth Habit : Upright
Life Cycle : Tender Annual
Plant Usage : Attracts Birds
Planting Time : Spring
Planting Time : Summer
Seed Unit Sizes : Bulk
Sun Requirements : Full Sun

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Shipping Weight: 0.3 lb

Dimensions: 8.0"L x 4.0"W x 0.5"H


Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s).

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