Popcorn
Zea mays 'Laser'

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

Annuals

Vegetables

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Seed Type:

Open Pollinated

Days to Maturity:

81 to 90 days

91 to 100 days

Kernel Color:

Unknown - Tell us

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 seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Dec 28, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A beautifully striped calico type of miniature Indian corn with pointed kernels that can be popped. This variety matures usually 10 to 14 days earlier than Carousel and has a high percentage of uniquely striped ears. Average length is between 4 1/2 and 5 inches. PVP