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PlantFiles: Sweet Corn
Zea mays 'Anasazi'

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

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Category:
Vegetables

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)
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:
81 to 90 days

Kernel Color:
Red
Yellow
Blue-Violet

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

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On Aug 31, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Multi-colored with red, blue and white kernels in varying combinations. Anasazi means "ancient one". Eat when young and still yellow. This is an open pollinated cultivar more akin to field corn. spacing should be 12 to 18 inches.



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