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Marog Red Seed

Amaranthus tricolor

Marog Red Seed

Regular price R 20.00 ZAR
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Pack Size
(Approx 3,000 seeds)

This annual grows to 1 m by 0.5 m at a medium rate. Used for leaves and stem. Leaves can be eaten raw or cooked. Often used at the young seedling stage, they are cooked as a spinach with a mild flavour. A good hot weather substitute for spinach.The crisp interior of large stems makes a tasty vegetable. It can be eaten raw or cooked as an asparagus substitute. 

Plant Information

Plant Type: Annual

Growing Information

General Sowing Time: Spring to Autumn

Position: Sun

Sow Depth: 2 mm

Spacing: 25 x 25 cm

Germination: 7-14 days

Days to Harvest: 30 - 45 days


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