•Last Updated: September 28 2022
Amaranth refers to plants and plant products from the genus Amarantha. Amaranth is grown and eaten as a leaf vegetable (leaves, roots, and stems) and as a grain in many parts of the world.
Amaranth is most often used for
Note that Amaranth is also known as:
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