Corn & Maize Seed
Sweet corn, with its high sugar content, provides a delectable addition to your dinner table, perfect for grilling, boiling, or adding to salads.
Growing sweet corn at home ensures that you have access to a wholesome and pesticide-free staple, contributing to a healthier diet. Additionally, sweet corn is an excellent source of essential nutrients like fiber, vitamins, and antioxidants.
The process of tending to corn plants, from sowing seeds to watching the tall, green stalks develop ears, fosters a deeper connection to the food you consume.
Moreover, sweet corn is relatively easy to grow, making it an accessible option for gardeners of all levels.
Blue Hopi - Maize - 74RG
Over 200 plants are first used to achieve as much cross pollination as possible. The photo shows a selection of the best cobs from that 2020/21 crop.
13/7/2022 - During the growing season of 2020/21, one singe plant produced slightly purple kennels, those seeds were separated and grown 2021/22, this crop went on to produce around 10 plants with white kennels. No other maize or corn was grown nearby, there for there would not have been any contamination from outside of the garden. By combining a large pool of genetic diversity together, it can help in releasing genes that have been locked away from expressing themself, its possible that could go back 40-50 years.
Genetic diversity is how the natural world works, plant breeding .