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Corn Seeds - Ornamental - Broom Corn Multicolored

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100-110 days. The Ornamental Broom corn seeds grow to be tall. The multicolored tassels of ornamental fibers that can be used for decoration and for crafts. Ornamental Broom is actually a sorghum, rather than corn, and is traditionally used to make brooms. Ornamental Broom Corn seeds by Mountain Valley Seeds are available in various seed quantities at wholesale pricing. The large tassels of multicolored ornamental corn are popular home decorations and crafts. The straw-like fibers of broom corn are traditionally used to make brooms. Decorative broom corn very dramatic plant growing over 6 feet tall is not really a corn, but a sorghum. Ornamental Broom Corn matures in about 110 days.

Growing Ornamental Broom Corn Garden Seeds

  • Latin Name:
  • Other Names:
  • Days to Maturity: 100-110 days
  • Hardiness Zone: 3-11
  • Planting Depth: 1-2"
  • Plant Spacing: 3-6"
  • Row Spacing: 30"
  • Growth Habit: Upright
  • Soil Preference: Moist and well drained, temp of 55 to 65 F, pH 6 to 7
  • Temp Preference: Warmer
  • Light Preference: Full Sun
  • Diseases/pests: Susceptible to corn wireworms, cutworms, and fungal diseases
  • Multicolored
  • Flavor:Sweet

Begin by sowing directly outdoors, 1 1/2 inches deep with three to six inches between seeds and thirty inches between rows. When choosing a site in your garden, keep the sun in mind; these tall stalks have potential to block the sunlight from other plants. While growing, the crops will need one to one and a half inches of water. The seed heads can be cut at any point during development by cutting.

Not usually eaten as sweet corn but ground for blue corn meal used for tortillas, corn chips, or blue cornbread. Contains 20% more protein than other varieties of corn. Prepare soil with compost and plant a week after the last frost. Avoid planting near tomatoes but okay to plant near peas, cucumbers, and pole beans. Weed regularly. Consider laying mulch over the top to help control weeds. Wait til stalk and leaves are completely brown before harvesting. Stalk may need to be dried indoor if in a humid area.

Check out this article about the evolution of corn.

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