Corn - Ornamental Indian
Ornamental corn, best known as Indian corn is used for decoration. The large 8 inch ears produce a variety of interesting colors on 8 foot tall plants.
For highest yields fertilize 2 to 3 times during the season. When cultivating, pull up soil around plants to help prevent wind damage. Pick ears when husks begin drying. Best when planted in 4 rows at least 6 plants per row for pollination purposes.
Planting time - Early Spring to Early Summer
Matures in - 110 days
Germinates in - 5 to 10 days
Sowing depth - 1 1/2 inch
Row spacing - 3 feet
Seed spacing - 3-5 inches
Thinning - when plants are 4-5 inches tall, thin to 6-8 inches apart
Net weight 16 G (Estimated 60 seeds)
Bulk Ornamental Corn seed available.
2000 Seeds/lb. Plant 1/4lb per 100ft row.
10lbs of Ornamental Corn seed needed per acre.