Flower Database

Amaranthus tricolor

Basic information
Flower Name
Amaranthus tricolor
Formal Name
Amaranthus tricolor
Alias
アマランサス・トリカラー, 葉鶏頭 , Amaranthus tricolor, 雁来紅, Amaranthus
Habitat
Tropical Asia
Morph
One year non-cold-resistant grass
Comment
Amaranthus tricolor is originally from tropical Asia and is a non-hardy annual plant of the amaranthus. It reaches puberty vividly in early fall, and a beautiful leaf is mainly appreciated. The leaf grows each other. A color and the design of the leaf, form, size diversify, and there are a large number of kinds. The flower grows on the leaf side with a small purple flower. To the friend of the amaranth a string cockscomb (string cockscomb, Amaranthus caudatus:) There are amateur Langsat cow needlefishs) and Kei Sugimori cane (Amaranthus cruentus). In addition, there are cockscomb (cello Shea) and Kurume cockscomb appreciating flower arrangement in close relation by the other genus (the cockscomb genus).
Generic name: Drain : Amaranthus tricolor, scientific name: Amaranthus tricolor, another name: Amaranthus tricolor, Amaranthus, Pourthiaea villosa, place of origin: Tropical Asia, height of a rice plant: 30-150 cm, leaf shape: A lancet arch, a leaf color: Rouge, pink, red, yellow, the admiration period: From August to October.
Detailed information
Order
Caryophyllales
Family
Amaranthaceae
Genus
Amaranthus
Species
A. tricolor
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden Ct flower・Flower arrangement Pot flower
Color
Red, Yellow
Season
Aug Sep Oct
Height
30  ~ 150  [cm]
Diameter
 ~