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Amaranth I.D.

Posted by roper2008 7a-8 (lroper99@yahoo.com) on
Sun, Jun 15, 14 at 20:58

This amaranth came up last year in my garden. How it
got there, I don't know because I didn't put it there. The
only amaranth seed I have is Hopi Red Dye and Oeschberg.
This does not look like either of them. I really liked this
amaranth, the flower was amazing and it was very tall, like
8 feet. I didn't save any seed, but a lot of seedling are
coming up, that I will transplant. I would like to know
which variety this is, or maybe it's a hybrid of some sort.
Any ideas?

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RE: Amaranth I.D.

  • Posted by vjrnts zone 6, NY (My Page) on
    Mon, Jun 16, 14 at 12:48

Hi Roper. If you want a really quick answer, post this to the "Name That Plant" forum at http://forums2.gardenweb.com/forums/namegal/ . They're wizards over there, and it's a very active forum.


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RE: Amaranth I.D.

maybe it's a hybrid of both plants


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RE: Amaranth I.D.

Thanks, I'll try to remember to do that tomorrow.


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RE: Amaranth I.D.

Gosh.., I knew I forgot a few cutie pie plants. I wanted to plant these by seed... Forgot. Sure is good looking


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