Update Fall 2021:
Due to a continued unprecedented increase in order volume, please be aware that it may take UP TO FOUR weeks for your order to SHIP.
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Ornamental Corn 'Glass Gem' Seeds (Certified Organic)

Diverse, gorgeous, translucent, jewel-colored ears

Availability: In stock

$3.25
All orders are hand-packaged and may take UP TO FOUR weeks to SHIP.
Thank you for your patience during this time.

Details

We are truly honored to be able to offer this amazing and highly sought-after corn variety.

Glass Gem became famous in 2012, because of its diverse, gorgeous, translucent, jewel-colored ears. No two ears of corn are the same! 

The kernels can be ground into cornmeal or popped. 

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Zea mays
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 5 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 14 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/4 in.
When to Sow Outdoors after all danger of spring frost is past
Growing Height 12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)
Plant Spacing 6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger N/A
Soil pH Requirements 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral), 7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
Days to Harvest 100-110
Propagation Methods From seed; direct sow after last frost
Seed Collecting Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Seeds Per Pack 50