I Have a Kiwicha Plant in the Garden
August 30, 2016 10:01am CST
There are so many really unusual plants here in Manitoba, or I simply never noticed them before. One that really caught my eye is called a Kiwicha.. I don't know if they come in any other colors, but this particular one is ruby red. Apparently it is from a very old family of plants that have been around since the Aztects and really good for you. They even added the seeds to a hot pan and they popped just like popcorn. Never expected that!! I definitely want to try to harvest the seeds and plant more of them. They're gorgeous!!
Just a quick clip on Kiwicha (Amaranthus caudatus) showing how it grows, and then how to harvest the seed at the end of the summer. For more info, read the a...
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