Globe Amaranth (Gomphrena globosa 'Buddy')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 8 - 12 inches
Plant Spread: 10 - 12 inches
Leaves: Other: Slightly fuzzy
Fruiting Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: Texas Superstar®

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Looking for : Lions Ear (Leonotis nepetaefolia) and Strawberry Fields Gomphrena by Tree_climber Mar 14, 2014 11:18 AM 7
Propagating by optibotany Jul 11, 2016 6:32 PM 15
Looking for seeds of Gomphrena (Globe Amaranth) 'Strawberry Fields' by SongofJoy Feb 14, 2013 6:07 AM 3
Will you be doing any seed swaps? by SongofJoy Feb 11, 2012 7:30 AM 25

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