More images of Amaranthus hybridus
Amaranthus hybridus Overview
This is a tall annual flowering plant. The leaves are oblong-lanceolate and purple-green and they are arranged alternately. The flowers are produced in dense spikes which are green-red and they bloom in early summer.
Common problems with Amaranthus hybridus
How to propagate Amaranthus hybridus
Sow the seeds in mid-spring.
Other uses of Amaranthus hybridus
Used in traditional medicine by Native Americans as well as in traditional African medicine.