C015

Tarahumara Okite

C015

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.
  • $3.25