Corn, Ornamental
Zea mays 'American Pride'

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

Annuals

Vegetables

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Seed Type:

Hybrid

Days to Maturity:

101 to 110 days

Kernel Color:

Pink

Rose/Mauve

Magenta

Red

Scarlet (Dark Red)

Coral/Apricot

Orange

Red-Orange

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Yellow

Light Blue

Medium Blue

Dark Blue

Blue-Violet

Violet/Lavender

White

Silver/Gray

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

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

A multi-colored hybrid with 9 x 2 inch ears.