LOVE LIES BLEEDING "PONY TAILS" AMARANTH Amaranthus caudatus
This special "Pony Tails" selection has long red trailing and tapering flowers up to 100 cm long! Impressive specimen plants with long red flowers that trail downwards! Hard to keep your eyes off when in full bloom! Easy to grow.
Amaranth will grow and self sow each year in zones 2-11! Although it is an annual (will grow to full size and complete it's life cycle in 1 year) the seeds will remain in the ground to grow each season!
Height: 4-6 ft (1.2-1.8 m)
Type: Hardy annual
Note: Ornamental use only. Many plants have poisonous parts, these included.
Seeds per pack: 30
Germination: These seeds are easy to germinate, and are excellent for beginners! Your planting container should have holes in the bottom for excess water to drain. Place the seeds on the surface of the soil. Keep moist until established. Once seeds emerge, place the pot in a sunny place, or under bright grow lights.