Red Amaranth Micro herb Seeds

From £4.55

These tiny seeds produce fantastic deep red sprouts and vivid microgreens. This ancient pseudo grain has been coveted for centuries for its nutritional leaves and seeds and is now often found as a garnish or salad mix in high end restaurants or your own home cooking.


Red Amaranth Microgreen Seeds by Grow Sow Greener

At Grow Sow Greener, we advocate regenerative and back to the roots gardening practices.

By reducing our reliance on damaging global food systems we and our communities will eat fresher and better with less plastic, pollution, food miles and pesticides whilst our local communities benefit from better interactions and employment.

We recognise the benefits that urban growers and farmers contribute to this and aim to support you. As such, our untreated and GMO-free Micro herb seeds are laboratory tested for pathogens and supplied quickly at a great price. 

  • Latin name: Amaranthus Cruentus
  • Certified organic: No
  • Treated seeds: No
  • Preferred growing medium: Compost or coco coir
  • Pre soak: No
  • Time to germination: 2-3 days
  • Blackout time: 2 -4 days
  • Time to harvest: 8 - 12 days
  • Colour: Vivid and vibrant reds and pinks 
  • Flavour: Mild, sweet.
  • Nutrients: Vitamins C, E and K with proteins, calcium, iron and beta carotenes.
  • Pathogen/microbial lab test: Yes

Learn how to grow Red Amaranth Micro herbs with our Microgreen Growing Guide.

Shipping & Delivery

Shipping & Delivery

Delivery Costs

UK, N.Ireland and Scotland:

- Spend over £45 for FREE UK delivery.

- £1.95 postage on unlimited packets of all small seed packs (excluding Microgreen Seeds and Sprouting Seeds)

- £4.90 postage on all Microgreen Seeds, Sprouting Seeds and all other equipment

- £6.85 postage on all orders of combined small seed packs and parcels under £45

Delivery Information

The prices quoted are for UK mainland addresses. Deliveries to parts of Scotland, the Scottish Highlands and Islands, the Channel Islands, the Isle of Man and the Isle of Wight may incur an additional postage cost to the customer. In such circumstances, we will contact customers to let them know of any additional cost and offer the choice of whether to proceed or cancel their order.

Whenever possible, goods will be dispatched by Courier post within 3-5 working days from the date of purchase. Due to our delivery being outsourced, we cannot always guarantee next day delivery, so please allow for this. Please bear in mind there may be delays when ordering over weekends and national holidays when placing your order. If an order is needed for a definite date, please contact us prior to ordering, so we can advise beforehand.

In the event that you select a business address, we shall be deemed to have delivered your order to its intended recipient by delivering it to the reception area of the business address.

We will deliver to the address as you enter it and can not accept any liability for late or failed delivery if the quoted address is incorrect. Additional charges will be made for redirection or for re-delivery due to postcode error. We advise that if you are not sure of the address you should check it using the Post Office postcode and address finding service.