Amaranthus tricolor. Also known as hinn choi, een Choi, or yin choi. This heat lover is a very nutritious leaf vegetable. This variety has large, fleshy, pale-green or burgundy and green leaves that go well in salads. They can also be cooked quickly, faster than spinach. Plant Red Leaf amaranth seeds in early summer in very warm soil and harvest by cutting young leaves which will re-grow.
- Very nutritious and goes well in salads
- Large, fleshy, pale green or burgundy and green leaves
- Also known as hinn choi, een Choi, or yin Choi
- Open-pollinated seeds
- Matures in 40-60 days
Matures in 40-60 days. (Open-pollinated seeds)