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Amaranth 'Coral Fountain '

Amaranthus caudatus


With cascading tassels of the most wonderful coral-pink. Amaranthus 'Coral Fountain' is a great addition to the garden and a superb filler for the vase. It makes a beautiful backdrop toward the back of the garden border and is an excellent cut flower, adding colour and texture to the garden or flower arrangement.



Life Cycle: Annual

Site: Full Sun

Days to Germinate :7-10 days

Days to Maturity :75-90 days

Height: 38-48"

Seed Depth:1/8"

Plant Spacing : 12"

Pinch : When 12"

Approx seeds per packet:100


How to Grow:

After last frost, sow thinly, barely covering the seed. When seedlings have first true leaves, thin to 12-15" apart.


Fresh: Harvest when at least 3/4 of the flowers on the inflorescence are open. 
Harvest when seed has begun to set and flowers feel firm to the touch. To dry, hang nontrailing varieties upside down. Stand trailing varieties upright in a bucket or other tall container to maintain the draped appearance.


Vase Life -:
7-14 days

Amaranth 'Coral Fountain '

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