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'Globe Amaranth - Tall Rose' Seeds

Gomphrena globosa


  • Annual to 60cm
  • Everlasting rose coloured blooms
  • Makes an excellent cut, dried flower
  • Easy to grow for beds and borders
  • Frost, drought and heat tolerant
  • Edible
  • Bee and butterfly attracting


Globe Amaranth - Tall Rose is an annual to 60cm, with rose pink everlasting blooms continuously through midsummer, until the first frost. An old fashioned cottage garden favourite, native of Texas and Mexico, where it copes with hot, humid summers. Great in dried flower arrangements.


Medicinal Properties

Besides being a charming ornamental plant, Gomphrena is reputed to have a number of beneficial health benefits. Practitioners of folk medicine claim that is has antibacterial, antifungal, antioxidant, detoxifying and purifying properties. It has long been used in folk medicine to treat a variety of illnesses such as diabetes, coughs, and urinary retention. Of its many purported health benefits, it is perhaps best known historically for its use in treating hypertension. Modern-day clinical research appears to support its therapeutic use for this purpose.


The information provided is general in nature and not to be relied upon as advice. Seek expert advice if considering using ths product for edible or medicinal purposes.

Globe Amaranth - Tall Rose

SKU: 404
$1.99 Regular Price
$1.79Sale Price
  • Genus Gomphrena
    Species Globosa
    Common name Globe Amaranth - Tall Rose
    Type Annual
    Flower color Rose pink
    Foliage Green
    Perfumed flowers No
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