CHINESE AMARANTH Bayam: A leafy vegetable for hot, dry or moist areas. Plants are uniform, growing rapidly. Leaves are broad, pale green, rather lumpy. Pest and disease resistance. The leaves are very nutritious; rich in iron, protein, calcium and vitamins.
Easy growing, thrive well in sunny or sheltered situation. The ideal soil in light, sandy, fertile and well drained, picked when young; for it distinct flavor.