Japanese Striped Corn
Japonica Striped Maize
85 Days, 6’ Stalk
Wonderfully colored foliage develops a brilliant, multi-colored striping in green, white, pink and yellow make gardening fun for kids and kids at heart! Some stalks will be colored while others may stay green. Reddish - Wine coloered tassles are followed by black corn kernals that can be ground into flour. Introduced to America from Japan in 1870.
Let mature, dry on the stalk, and use dry for flour and decorations.