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Chenopodium giganteum (Magenta Spreen) , Very pretty with vivid pink tinged triangular green leaves with a magenta centre, a leafy green which tastes like chard or spinach with a hint of asparagus when cooked. Best-tasting parts are the tender growing tips, which are harvested continuously. A relative of quinoa, (with edible seeds), contains good amounts of vitamins & calcium, iron, phosphorus, & potassium, as well as saponins, which may have health benefits. If enough seeds are sown, it makes high quality green manure. Resistant to many pests & is easy to grow. Annual , Seed Count Approx - 400 avg,.......... Seeds sent outside the United Kingdom may incur Higher Shipping / Handling Charges