Cut Flower Seeds from Sow Seeds Ltd
Amaranthus caudatus Red is a statuesque plant for the garden with its large leaves and an unusual cut flower that lasts well in a vase.
Amaranthus caudatus Red adds a touch of elegance to flower arrangements with tassels of crimson colour dangling downwards. It is an invaluable colourful foliage plant as it complements rich bold colour schemes and adds elegance to softer more country cottage style arrangements. The flowers have a textural quality that makes you want to touch them!
Amaranthus Caudatus Red Cut Flower Information
|Seed Quantity:||Approx. 1000 seeds per pack.|
|When to Sow:||March-April under cover or April-May outside.|
|Site Conditions:||Full sun, well-drained/light, dry soil.|
|How to Sow:||Sow seeds either March-April under cover in seed trays, lightly cover with soil (2mm deep) and keep at a temperature of 20°C. Prick out seedlings when large enough to handle and pot into small pots. When approx 9cm tall, harden off and plant out after last frosts at a spacing of 40cm. Alternatively direct sow into flowering position in April-May. Keep soil damp but don't overwater.|
|Care:||Keep weed free and water in very dry spells. Branches may need support if they become too heavy.|
|Flower:||12 weeks from sowing - June onwards. Will last over a week in a vase.|
When to Sow your Amaranthus Caudatus Red Cut Flower Seeds
All orders are usually dispatched the next working working day and are delivered either via Royal Mail 2nd Class Delivery (3-5 working day service) or 48 Hour Parcel Courier (depending on size and weight). These delivery times shown are to be used as a guide and are not guaranteed.
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