Amaranth #39;Golden Giant#39; is a nutritious grain - high in protein and gluten-free. It#39;s also an attractive ornamental. The large plumes of golden-brown flowers bloom from mid-summer to fall, and the ripening seeds attract flocks of birds.
Golden Giant amaranth is a heavy producer of delicious, white seeds. This is probably the best amaranth for grain production for home gardeners.
Also known as Amaranthus hypochondriacus. 98-110 days to maturity. height 7#39;
Sow amaranth seeds outdoors close to the last frost date. Or start indoors 4 weeks early. Barely cover the seeds with soil. Thin to 15quot; apart. Full sun.