Seed Savers Exchange - Love-Lies-Bleeding

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  • Annual plants grow to 3-4 feet tall
  • Red seed-trusses ressemble ropelike flowers
  • Sometimes grown as a grain
  • Long lasting in ornamental gardens
  • 500 seeds per packet

(Amaranthus caudatus) Recorded in South America before the 16th century, often referred to as Inca Wheat. Grown for use as a cereal and in ancient religious ceremonies. Long red ropelike seed-bearing trusses give plants an ornamental and graceful appearance. Great for long-lasting displays. Tender annual, 3-4' tall.