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Grain Amaranth Seeds

(Amaranthus cruentus)

Greens rich in vitamins and minerals, leaves have less oxalic acid than spinach. Eat raw or cooked. Protein leaf and grain. Seeds have over 18% protein, higher than corn or wheat, eat popped. Hardy summer annual to 1m, don't sow deeply, scatter on top of soil and rake in. Sow after frost. 95 days. The processed products are available through supermarkets and selected Health Food stores. The cereal can be used alone with milk, fruit, and honey, or mixed with other cereals.

Seed count: 400/g.

We cannot send this seed to Western Australia

Available options:

Select Organic (certified ACO 10457)
Packet (300 seeds) $4.40
10g $7.00
50g $9.00
100g $17.00

Amaranth seeds planting information:

When To Plant In Australia
Seed Sowing
Plant space cm:50
Row space cm:50-75
Depth cm:.5
Best soil temp:16-30 °C
Sow after frost:Yes
Other Info
Number of seeds per gram:900
Rate per hectare:1.2kg
Average days to maturity:50
Seed savers needed
Edible Flowers
Sprout & Eat
Sprout & Cut
We cannot send
this seed to W.A.
TAS CustomersDue to quarantine restrictions in TAS there is an 800g limit per each seed variety.
Please stay under this 800g limit when ordering seeds as we will have to reduce or remove it from your order.






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