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

Our shipping is broken down into two categories and are dispatched the same or next day as standard.

1. Unlimited "Small" (Garden) Seed Packets:

- Including wooden plant markers and sprouting bags.

- £1.99 - Standard Delivery 2 - 4 business days.

- £4.90 Express Delivery 1 - 3 business days

2. Everything Else - Sprouting and Microgreen Seeds, Growing Equipment, Gifts and Grow Kits:

UK Mainland.

- £3.85 - Standard Delivery (2 - 4 business days) on orders between 0 and 2kg.

- £6.50 - Next Day Courier Service on orders 0 - 4.5kg.

- £8.95 - Next Day Courier Service on orders over 4.5kg.

- Contact us for a quote on orders over 26kgs.

Ireland, Northern Ireland, Isle of Man, Guernsey and Jersey.

- £9.45 - Standard Delivery (2 - 4 business days) on orders between 0 and 2kg.

- £23.50 - Standard Delivery on orders 2kg - 26kg.

- Contact us for a quote on orders over 26kg.

The EU, Switzerland and Rest of World.

Get in touch for equipment sales to the EU and the rest of the world for a competitive shipping quote. Unfortunately we cannot yet post seeds outside the UK.

Delivery and Packaging

All products are packaged plastic free as standard. Your garden seeds are sealed for freshness inside white glassine envelopes which are a water/vapour resistant compostable paper product whilst your Microgreen and Sprouting Seeds arrive in resealable zip lock pouches made from GMO free vegetable starch which are further heat sealed to ensure these great products reach you safely!