Genus of 60 species of annual and perennial plants that take their name from the Greek word "Amaranthos" meaning "one that does not wither".
Latin name: Amaranthus tricolor "Perfecta"
They grow in full sun, in fertile soils.
Plant in arrangements, in flower gardens or in flowerpots.
Propagated by seeds.
Big annual plant with three-coloured, green, yellow and red leaves.