Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Genetic resources of amaranths.

Abstract

This report is based on the findings of meetings and discussions held during 1979 in the UK, USA and India on the world resources of Amaranthus and Celosia species used for grain and vegetables. The data presented include consumption levels, nutritional values, methods of culture and a key to identifying edible species of these 2 genera.