Atriplex hortensis 'Aurora'
Origin: Frank Morton variety
Height/width: Approx. 6' tall.
Culture: Full sun to part shade. Well-drained soil. Regular water.
Description: A mix of gold, green, pink, red and purple orach plants. Pinch flowers to encourage more leafy growth. Makes a colorful salad. Similar to spinach. Edible and ornamental. Easy to grow ancient crop. Also known as 'Mountain Spinach'. Cool season crop.
Harvest time: 38 days.