Amaranthus caudatus ‘Coral Fountain’


Amaranthus caudatus  – ‘Coral Fountain’  Love Lies Bleeding

Hanging, velvety, tassel-like blooms in a dusky pinky-coral.

Plant type: half hardy annual

Site: full sun

Height: 1m

Plant spacing: 30cm

Sown to grown: 12 weeks

Min. seeds per packet: 100 seeds

Growing tips: sow 4-6 weeks before the last frost, pinch out when plants are about 30cm tall to encourage busy plants with multiple stems and more manageable sized tassels!

Harvesting/Arranging tips: remove majority of the leaves to stop wilting and so that the tassels can be seen. Also can be picked for drying.

Vase life: 7-10  days

Cost: £2.50

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