What is this plant?

Asked September 24, 2016, 8:31 AM EDT

Wood love to know what this plant is

Licking County Ohio

1 Response

I believe the plant is a variety of Amaranth. This photo was taken prior to flowering which made the identification rather challenging.

This is a link from Colorado State University that discusses Amaranth
http://www.colostate.edu/Dept/CoopExt/4dmg/Flowers/Annuals/amaranth.htm