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Amaranthus Red Microgreens Seeds

Cultigen Organics

Amaranthus Red Microgreens Seeds

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Common name: Amaranthus Red

Scientific name: Amaranthus cruentus

Germination time: 2-3 days

Harvest time; 8-10 days

Flavour: Beet like taste

Nutrition: Vitamin K, Vitamin C, and many phytosterols

Health benefits: Prevent of cancer and heart-related disease.

Amaranth microgreens are usually ready to harvest in 8-10 days. Microgreens are richer sources of various micronutrient especially vitamins and minerals. Some of the lipophilic vitamins are much higher in microgreens than mature parts. Like vitamin E content of microgreens is forty times higher than the mature parts. Anti-nutritional factors like nitrates and nitrite contents are low in microgreens. In addition to this microgreens are a dense source of various bioactive compounds. Microgreens are used in salads, sandwich and soups. It can also be used for stuffing parantha and other Indian foods.