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Glass Gem Corn
Zea mays 'Glass Gem'

Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Zea (ZEE-uh) (Info)
Species: mays (maze) (Info)
Cultivar: Glass Gem
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This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Pelham, Alabama

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On Jul 28, 2013, passiflora_pink from Shelby County, AL (Zone 8a) wrote:

According to Native Seeds/SEARCH, this variety was bred by Carl Barnes, a part Cherokee farmer and plant breeder. Seeds became available to the public in 2012. The glowing colors resemble glass jewels, hence the name.