Amaranthus caudatus 'Viridis'

Love Lies Bleeding, Slender Amaranthus, Tassel Flower, Velvet Flower

Family: Amaranthaceae Amaranth

Type Annual
USDA Hardiness range n/a
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Green
Bloom time Late Spring to Mid Fall
Water needs Dry to moist
Landscape uses Border, container, foundation, specimen
Height 4' to 6' / 1.20m to 1.80m
Spread 18" to 24" / 45cm to 60cm
Growth rate Moderate
Bloom attributes Suitable for cut flowers, suitable for dried flowers
Leaf color Green, variegated
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Neutral
Soil type Sandy, loamy
Form Upright or erect
Attributes and features Attractive foilage