What is this plant?

Asked October 7, 2020, 6:33 PM EDT

Hello! I've seen this plant while walking in Howard County, being used for landscaping in front of a high-end house. Any idea what it is? Thanks. (I live in Baltimore Co.)

Baltimore County Maryland

1 Response

Our best guess is that this is a type of red-leaved Amaranth, an annual that will die with the approach of winter.