A for Amaranthus
A - amaranthus
The first entry in a new project, which I need like I need a hole in the head. Eventually I'll have at least one plant entry for every letter in the alphabet.
Amaranth, or amaranthus, variety unknown.
[Wiki] "Amaranthus, collectively known as amaranth, is a cosmopolitan genus of annual or short-lived perennial plants. Some amaranth species are cultivated as leaf vegetables, pseudocereals, and ornamental plants"
Michigan's Farm Garden
Meijer Gardens, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Taken October 17, 2017
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From Alphabet in Plant Names