Elephant Head Amaranth

This heirloom was brought to the USA from Germany in the 1880s and so named because the huge flower heads often take on the appearance of an elephant’s trunk. The 3- to 5-foot plants produce flowers that are deep reddish-purple in color. A striking variety that is among the most unique we sell. Minimum Seed Count: 100

Good to start from seed in these months:

North Florida: April-August 

Central Florida: March-September

South Florida: February-October

$3.00

In stock

This heirloom was brought to the USA from Germany in the 1880s and so named because the huge flower heads often take on the appearance of an elephant’s trunk. The 3- to 5-foot plants produce flowers that are deep reddish-purple in color. A striking variety that is among the most unique we sell. Minimum Seed Count: 100

Good to start from seed in these months:

North Florida: April-August 

Central Florida: March-September

South Florida: February-October

Would you like to get monthly deliveries of seasonal seeds?

Take the guesswork out of growing in Florida and get growing.

Join the club now!