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Amaranthus hypochondriacus 'Green Thumb'
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common name: Red Cockscomb, Prince's Feather
purple & green
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 10 to 10
Produces numerous, divided, erect cymes of yellow-green flowers, from summer to early autumn.
Needs sun and fertile well-drained soil to grow well.
Young leaves are edible and the plant is also used as a medicinal herb.