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PlantFiles: Flour Corn
Zea mays 'Shawnee Copper'

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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

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive willyct 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.

Regional...

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

Marion, Ohio



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