Red Amaranth

$2.80

圆叶红胆苋菜

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Description

RED AMARANTH (Bayam Merah): A leafy vegetable for hot, dry or moist areas. Plants are uniform, growing rapidly. Leaves are broad oval, pale green, rather lumpy with red marking in the centre. Pest and disease resistance. The leaves are very nutritious: Rich in protein, iron, calcium and vitamins; double the amount found in spinaches.

HINTS: Easy growing, thrives well in sunny or sheltered situation. The ideal soil is light, sandy, fertile and well drained. Picked when young, for it distinct flavour.

圆叶红胆苋菜属苋科一年草本。热带及亚热带地区算是极易栽培的蔬菜,生性很健旺。耐湿热、產量高,抗虫抗病性强。不必特殊管理。株型整齐,生长快速、叶呈卵型、厚大、叶色淺綠肥嫩,叶面有紫红色班点。红苋含有大量铁质和钙质特多,比菠菜还要多一倍,营养丰富。较适合炒食煮菜湯。