Amaranth Seed, Red Garnet
Red Garnet Amaranth Seed - Very Pretty Microgreen, Subtle Beet Flavor
Red garnet amaranth is a beautiful microgreen! When grown to maturity, it has large deep red foliage, but as a microgreen (6-8 days from plant to harvest) it takes on similar qualities as beet. It has a mild earthy flavor, and is packed with Vitamin C. Amaranth is also a high antioxidant and detoxifying plant. Used by chefs and high end restaurants for it's mild flavor but amazing color, red amaranth makes a perfect garnish or addition to any dish you want to add a pop of color to.
Micro Amaranth will add a vivid pop of color to any dish. It's a delicate plant, so best used with no heat, but will be an incredible additional to your favorite recipes.
1 Ounce of Seed When Used as a Micro:
10" x 10" trays seeded (crops) = 4-5
Best medium to grow in = Best in coco coir, not recommended for hydro pads
One crop in a 10" x 10" tray will yield = About 2.5 ounces of micros
Days from seed to harvest = 7-10
Need to soak the seed before planting = no
About our Seed
All of our seed are always untreated, so no chemicals or preservatives - and always NON-GMO. They're also stored in a sterile, temperature controlled environment. Perfect for growing microgreens, sprouting, or in your garden.