amaranthus amaranthus

Definition(s):

  • (n) large widely distributed genus of chiefly coarse annual herbs

Usage(s):

  • A secret banquet, a table decorated with bachelor's buttons (lychius diorca), love lies bleeding (amaranthus caudatus), and love in a mist (nigerra danascena), served by celibate.

News

  • In praise of corn

    It's only a grass, but what a masterpiece. I appreciate the mature structure of a corn plant and often simply use it with broomcorn and amaranthus as background elements in an annual garden.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Salem Statesman Journal

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