Red Garnet Amaranth Seed

(7 customer reviews)


Red Garnet Amaranth is bursting with a robust earthy flavor. It adds great flavor and striking color to any dish as a fresh garnish or to a salad.

A favorite in traditional or microgreen salads and is often used as a garnish.

Sold in packages with the correct weight for the Home Microgreens Tray, 5- by 5-inch trays, and 10- by 10-inch trays.

More information below.

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Red Garnet Amaranth Highlights

  • Germination: 2 to 3 days
  • Soak: No Need
  • Harvest: 10 to 24 days
  • Flavor: Sweet and earthy
  • Nutrients: Vitamins C, E, & K, beta-carotene, calcium, and iron.

Amaranth is a very narrow, delicate microgreen. Red Garnet Amaranth is bursting with a robust, earthy flavor.

It’s striking colors make it a great garnish or as an addition to any salad.

Amaranth prefers warm growing conditions, so find a warm spot for germination and growth. A seed heating mat helps germination and speeds up maturity.

Be careful not to overwater Amaranth.

You can harvest Amaranth either in the cotyledon stage or allow it to grow and harvest when true leave form.

Package Sizes

  • Home Microgreens Tray is 1.1-grams. The HM Tray area is 37.5 square inches.
  • 5- by 5-inch Tray is 0.7-grams
  • 10- by 10-inch Tray is 2.9 grams

How Much Seed Do You Need For Your Tray?

If you use Home Microgreen planting trays, there is no need to worry. Each seed packet has the correct number of seeds for the provided tray.

However, if you’re using a difference planting tray use the calculators in this post to figure out how many packets or grams of seeds you need.

Click This Link to use Calculators: Planting Tray and Seed Calculators

.04 oz

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7 reviews for Red Garnet Amaranth Seed

  1. Kevin S. (verified owner)

    Great quality and good price

  2. David Burch (verified owner)

  3. Debra R. (verified owner)

    Suppose to be full of nutrition…like all microgreens…am looking forward to trying this one.

  4. Sarah E. (verified owner)

  5. drkamlesh.agarwala (verified owner)

    Excellent Quality Good value for money

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  6. cjberkstresser (verified owner)

    I’ve grown amaranth many times now. These “greens” (reds?) are on the thinner side, so it’s harder to get a large quantity. But I love the beautiful red color and the fast germination time!

  7. drkamlesh.agarwala (verified owner)

    Excellent germination beautiful color but this time thinner sides makes it difficult to harvest.

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