General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10a
Plant Height: 3 to 6 feet
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Miscellaneous: Dioecious

Common names
  • Roughfruit Amaranth
  • Rough-Fruited Water-Hemp
  • Tall Water Hemp
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Amaranthus tuberculatus
  • Synonym: Amaranthus tamariscinus

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