Amaranthus tricolor var. salicifolius 'Flaming Fountain'

Summer Poinsettia, Chinese Spinach, Fountain Plant, Joseph's Coat, Tampala

Family: Amaranthaceae Amaranth

Type Annual
USDA Hardiness range n/a
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Red
Bloom time Mid Summer to Early Fall
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Container, specimen
Height 18" to 24" / 45cm to 60cm
Spread n/a
Growth rate Moderate
Bloom attributes Suitable for cut flowers, suitable for dried flowers
Leaf color Variegated
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Neutral
Soil type Loamy
Form Upright or erect
Attributes and features Attractive foilage