Amaranthus hypochondriacus L., Sp. Pl. 991 1753. (Syn:
Amaranthus hybridus Vell. [Illegitimate];
In temperate regions it is cultivated as a half-hardy annual. Numerous cultivars have been selected, of which ‘Green Thumb’ and ‘Pygmy Torch’ have gained the Royal Horticultural Society‘s Award of Garden Merit.
(From Wikipedia on 9.8.13)
Kalatope id al140711a: Location Kalatope, Chamba
Altitude 2100 mts
Height 14 inches
Could it be the Amaranthus hypochondriacus, sir…
I think … is correct this plant can be Amaranthus hypochondriacus
SK176NOV04-2016:ID : 9 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (7)
Sharing some pictures for ID shot at Pharping, Kathmandu, Nepal on 25 October 2016 at 4500 ft.
Amaranthus hybridus subsp. cruentus (Linn.) Thell. ???
Pl. Check comparative images at EFI site.
Adding some links for further analysis and validation.
Appears close to Amaranthus hypochondriacus L. , as Saroj ji suggested earlier.
Fwd: SK176NOV04-2016:ID 2 : 5 posts by 1 author.
Location: Pilot Baba Ashram, Bhaktapur, Nepal
Altitude: 5200 ft.
Date: 26 September 2016
I think Amaranthus but different
Amaranthus hybridus subsp. hypochondriacus (L.) Thell. ???
Pl. check images at Amaranthus caudatus L.
I am not able to pinpoint the species. The flowers have some resemblance to Celosia as well. I am not sure.. I could be wrong
Amaranthus hypochondriacus L. ??
Looks different from images at Amaranthus hypochondriacus
Appears close to Amaranthus hypochondriacus L. , as … suggested earlier.
Flora of Pakistan (Amaranthus hybridus_subsp._hybridus var. erythrostachys Moq. in DC. with