Amaranthus Joseph’s Coat – Item #689


Joseph’s Coat is named for the brightly colored coat that the Biblical Joseph’s father gave him. This Amaranth is very easy to grow and produces a stunning display of tricolored foliage lasting the entire season. The perfect splash of color in containers and borders.

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Additional information

Weight .25 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/8″ (3mm)

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 7-10 days

Thinning: 10″ (25cm)

Select a warm location with full sun to part shade. Start outdoors after weather has completely warmed. For earliest bloom, start transplants indoors six weeks before last frost date.

Keep soil evenly moist while plants are young.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Amaranthus tricolor

Height: 18-24″ (46-61cm)

Bloom Period: midsummer

Type: annual