Amaranthus cruentus. A showy ornamental with edible seeds and leaves. Originally collected from a ranch above Batopilas, an old silver mining town stretched alongside the Rio Batopilas at the bottom of Barranca del Cobre. Brilliant red flowers and stems. From our Seed Bank Collection.
- Origin: Low desert but can perform well in high desert also
- Black seeds
- Approx. 0.3g/300 seeds per packet.