Flour Corn
Zea mays 'Shawnee Copper'

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

Unknown - Tell us

Kernel Color:

Brown/Bronze

White

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

Regional

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

Marion, Ohio

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Nov 3, 2013, willyct from Marion, OH wrote:

This summer of 2013, I had stalks that grew to 10 1/2 feet.
Plant population was 2 plants per square foot on average.