Kas Red

Crop: Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa)

Breeder: Frank Morton Wild Garden Seed

OSSI Pledge Date: 1/1/2020

Release Date: 1/1/2020

Bred for Organic Systems: Yes

Commercial Availability: Yes

Stability: Finished Variety


A “red seeded” line derived from ‘Kaslala’ with somewhat larger seed than our original varieties. The red color is a semi-durable pericarp that surrounds a dark seed. More red color is retained if seed is harvested while the panicles are still bright red, just before turning brown.
Source: https://www.wildgardenseed.com/product_info.php?products_id=664

Availability from OSSI Seed Company Partners