Amaranthus cruentus. Giag. or Mountain Pima Greens. These plants have spectacular red inflorescences, and the leaves are green with red veining. The leaves are used for greens and the seeds are ground for pinole. From the Sonora/Chihuahua border in Mexico. From our Seed Bank Collection.
- Origin: High desert but can perform well in low desert also
- Black seeds
- Edible leaves and seeds
- Approx. 0.3g/300 seeds per packet.