Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds

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Heat Tolerant

Heat Tolerant

Salad Mix Component

Salad Mix Component

A mixture of lettuce and greens with different colors, flavors and textures, harvested at a tender, baby, bite-size stage. For fresh salads.

Red Leaf Vegetable Amaranth
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Red Leaf Vegetable Amaranth

516

Product ID: 516

Known as Red Calaloo in the Caribbean.

Medium green, oval to heart-shaped leaves are overlaid with burgundy red. Comparable to spinach in flavor. Often used in soups. Sow thinly, 12-15 seeds/ft., 1/8- 1/4" deep, in warm 70°F (21°C) soil. Thin to 6" apart. Pick individual leaves; pinch off terminal buds to encourage branching. Avg. 46,000 seeds/oz. PKT: Avg. 500 seeds, sows 32'. Packet: 500 seeds.

Product Price Qty
516Packet  $3.65 
5161 Ounce  $13.95 
5161/4 Pound  $34.70 
5161 Pound  $115.70 
5165 Pounds  $526.45 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   50

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

Product Symbols:

Heat Tolerant   Salad Mix Component  

Shipping Information & Notes

8135 | Salad Mix Production

Growing Information

Greens, Vegetable Amaranth/Calaloo

CULTURE: Sow 12-15 seeds/ft. in warm 70°F (21°C) soil, covering 1/8- 1/4"; thin to 6" apart. Pick individual leaves; pinch off terminal buds to encourage branching.
AVG. DIRECT SEEDING RATE: 1,600'/oz, 26,000'/lb., 1.2 lb./acre (rows 18" apart) at 15 seeds/ft.
SEED SPECS: SEEDS/OZ.: Avg. 47,000.
PACKET: 500 seeds sows 32'.


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