Globe Amaranth 'Las Vegas Purple' Seeds

Globe Amaranth 'Las Vegas Purple' provides the bright color, excitement & heat tolerance for which the 'Las Vegas' strip is known.

Availability: In stock

$2.50

Details

Like its namesake, this flower provides the bright color, excitement & heat tolerance for which the 'Las Vegas' strip is known. Cheerful, 1” flowers bloom freely on sturdy plants. Versatility in the landscape or in containers makes this variety a sure winner & it draws in plenty of hummingbirds & butterflies. Also excellent for cut flowers & drying!

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm Renegade Acres in Howell, MI!

Additional Info

Botanical Name Gomphrena globosa
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 6 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 20 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/16 in.
When to Sow Indoors 6-8 weeks before last spring frost
Growing Height 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Plant Spacing 6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger N/A
Bloom Color Purple
Bloom Time Late Summer/Early Fall, Mid-Summer
Foliage Blue-Green, Silver/Gray, Velvet/Fuzzy-Textured
Other Details Flowers are good for cutting, Flowers are good for drying and preserving
Soil pH Requirements 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral), 7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
Propagation Methods From seed; direct sow after last frost, From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Seeds Per Pack 50