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Corn, Ornamental
Zea mays 'Little Boy Blue'

Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Zea (ZEE-uh) (Info)
Species: mays (maze) (Info)
Cultivar: Little Boy Blue
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Category:

Annuals

Vegetables

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Seed Type:

Open Pollinated

Days to Maturity:

101 to 110 days

111 to 120 days

Kernel Color:

Medium Blue

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Neutral

On Oct 3, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

An small corn with 4 inch Colonial Blue ears.