Flower, Globe Amaranth
- Half-hardy annual plants grow to 30 inches tall
- A mixture of 5-7 colors
- Very easy to grow from seed
- Attracts butterflies
- Great for fresh and dried cut flower bouquets
(Gomphrena globosa) Native to Brazil but thrives almost anywhere. Balanced mixture of 5-7 colors attracts a multitude of butterflies. Very easy to grow from seed, exceptionally productive. Excellent cut flower, both fresh and dried. Half-hardy annual, 24-30" tall.
Start Indoors: 6-8 weeks before last frost
Germination: 10-15 Days
Plant Outdoors: 9-12” Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions - Seeds may be soaked in warm water for 24 hours prior to planting. Sow seeds indoors just beneath the surface of the soil. Transplant outdoors after the danger of frost has passed. May also be sown directly outdoors after the last frost. Prefers average well-drained soil.