Japonica Striped Corn
Certified Organic Seed
Also edible! The red kernels can be used to make flour.
An heirloom, ornamental variety from Japan grown for it's beautiful striped leaves. Japonica Striped Corn makes an excellent decorative border with wide spacing between plants. Corn has dark purple tassels and burgundy kernels.
|100 Seeds||$3.50||In Stock|
|300 Seeds||$6.50||In Stock|
|8 Ounces||$18.95||In Stock|
Direct sow outdoors after the threat of frost has passed, until mid-summer. Sow corn seeds directly 3-4 inches apart, in rows spaced 36 inches apart in blocks of at least 4 rows to insure proper pollination for kernel formation. Thin plants to indicated spacing if necessary. Corn requires fertile soil and little attention. Water during dry periods.
|Days to Germination||5 to 10 days|
|Days to Maturity||75 days|
|Planting Depth||1 inch|
|Spacing in Row||8 inches|
|Spacing Between Rows||36 inches|
|Height at Maturity||60 inches|
|Width at Maturity||8 inches|
|Sun Preference||Full Sun|