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Painted Mountain Ornamental Corn

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This hardy strain has descended from 70 varieties of native corn rescued from Indians and homesteaders who lived in some of the harshest climates of the U.S. and Canada. Tolerant to heat, drought, high winds and cold nights. Makes superb flour, hominy and parched corn. Can be eaten fresh when young. A striking ornamental, with more beautiful colors than any variety we've seen. 90 DAYS.
  • Zone 4 - 11 annual.
  • Height 4 feet.
  • Germination 7 - 14 days.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Zea mays 'Painted Mountain'
  • Height: 4 feet.
  • Spacing: Plant spacing 8 - 10 inches apart. Row spacing 30 - 36 inches.
  • Depth: Plant seeds 1 inch deep.
  • Spread: 1-1.5 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Pollinator: To promote complete pollination, plant corn in blocks instead of one long row.
  • Yield: Good yields.
  • Color: Multi-colored ears.
  • Foliage: Medium green foliage.
  • Fruit: Multi-color. Ear length is 6 - 7 inches.
  • Days To Maturity: 90 days.
  • Form: Upright
  • Soil Requirements: High fertility and deep, well-drained fertile soil with a pH between 6.0 - 6.8.
  • Seed Count: Approoximately 50 seeds per packet.
  • Comments: Multi-colored kernels vary from ear to ear. Ears are 6 - 7 inches long and are good for both decoration and milling.

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