Hopi Blue Flour Corn,...
Ancient flour corn,
traditional staple of the Hopi Pueblo people.
Bushy 5' plants bear 8-10" ears filled with smooth blue kernels. Makes excellent flour for breads, tortilla, chips, and other cooking. Drought-tolerant, with deep strong roots.
BOTANICAL NAME: Zea mays
GROWING INSTRUCTIONS: Ancient flint corn, bushy 5' plants. Good drainage and full sun important. Sow seed 2 weeks after average date of last frost.Plant directly into garden 15" apart. Plant in blocks of at least 5' on a side for good pollination. Greedy feeder-fertilize well.
GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION: W, H/Matures as marked/Harvest 1-2 /Yield fresh 17-68, dry 12-48/ Spacing 15"
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION :Tolerates hot weather and stores well