Plant grows to 18 inches tall
Triangular toothed leaves
Tender shoots and leaves are used in salads or steamed
Red, mulberry-like fruits are edible
(Chenopodium capitatum) (aka Strawberry Blite) Grown in Europe for centuries. Very showy compact 18″ plants are grown for their nutritious triangular toothed leaves and tender shoots, used in salads or steamed. Shiny red mulberry-like fruits are edible and can be added to salads or used to make dyes. Becoming scarce. Self-seeding annual, 90 days.