Light: Full Sun

Maturity:75-85 days

Life cycle: annual

Features: Dark purple foliage.  Leaves are good to use as a spinach replacement, seeds can be separated for use as a gluten free grain.  Can get as tall as 5-8 ft (1.5-2.5 m) in ideal conditions,(likes fertile soil but will tolerate poor soil).  Surface sow after threat of frost.