My new favourite plant

This beauty is Globe Amaranth (Gomphrena globosa). It's a pretty showy edible with medicinal properties. Globe Amaranth is a relative of those other showy edibles, the common weed, Green Amaranth (Amaranthus viridus) and the garden favourite 'Love Lies Bleeding' (Amaranthus caudatus). It's a plant that could have some use in alleviating some of the symptoms …