Amaranth greens

Amaranth greens

Although several species on amaranth are considered weeds, people around the world value amaranths as leaf vegetables, cereals, and ornamentals. The greens are eaten when young and have a slightly bitter flavor.

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January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

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Recipes with Amaranth greens

Amaranth Salad with Peach and Red Onion

Robin Song, Hog & Rocks

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