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AMARANTH

AMARANTH, Amaranthus species Amaranthus sp. is a member of the Amaranthacea family Other names are Callalou (Jamaica), Bitekuteku (Congo), and Amarante (France) Origin and Botany Amaranths originated in Western Central and South America. The amaranth plants are better known for the grain producing species. Nevertheless, there are cultivars grown for leaves. Leafy vegetables amaranths areContinue Reading