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PlantFiles: Flour Corn
Zea mays 'Mandan Red Clay'

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Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Zea (ZEE-uh) (Info)
Species: mays (maze) (Info)
Cultivar: Mandan Red Clay
Additional cultivar information: (aka Parching Lavender Mandan)

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Category:
Vegetables

Height:
Unknown - Tell us

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Seed Type:
Open Pollinated

Days to Maturity:
81 to 90 days

Kernel Color:
Red
Violet/Lavender
Cream/Tan

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

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive greenknight On Jan 31, 2012, greenknight from Castle Rock, WA wrote:

Only 4 to 5 feet tall, and very early. Edible as green corn, but not very sweet. Seems to be drought-tolerant. Very reliable flour corn for short-season areas.

Regional...

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

Castle Rock, Washington



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