Flint Corn
Zea mays 'Indian Ornamental'

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

Vegetables

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Seed Type:

Open Pollinated

Days to Maturity:

101 to 110 days

Kernel Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Seed Collecting:

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Carrollton, Georgia

Ridgeland, Mississippi

Coal Center, Pennsylvania

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Nov 17, 2007, Abutilon from Coal Center, PA (Zone 6a) wrote:

We grow many varieties of Indian corn and many of our own, also.
It always does very well here.

Neutral

On Mar 15, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 7b) wrote:

100 day corn with ears of orange, blue, yellow, maroon, black, and white kernels.