Corn+cascade+ruby gold
Days To Maturity : 85
Germination Days : 7-10
Planting Depth : 1-2
Seed Code : O
Seeds Per Packet : 100
Spacing : 15
Variety Code : Ossi
When To Plant : Early spring
When To Plant : Summer
17 PKTs Available
Cascade Ruby-Gold Fli... VCO-3321



Bred by Carol Deppe

to be the ultimate survival crop,

the one you would choose if you could have only one variety to get you through good times and bad.

Very early and productive corn, reliable even in the Pacific Northwest. Long ears on narrow cobs with husks that peel back easily when dry. Solid-colored ears in sunset colors from gold to red. Red shades make a rich-flavored cornbread; the yellow shades make a mild-flavored cornbread. Both make great polenta and johnny cakes.



Prepare soil deeply and work in compost. Sow seed after last frost date.Best planted in succession. Plant directly into garden 15" apart. Corn must be planted in sections of at least 5 feet square to ensure good cross-pollination. Fertilize well. Let ears mature on the stalk until dry, then pick the ears. When they are totally dry, shell the kernels off the ears and store in a dry place. Freeze for a few days if there is evidence of insects eating the dry kernels.

GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION: W, H/Matures 6-8/Harvest 1-2/Yield fresh 17-68, dry 12-48/Spacing 15"

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Easy to Grow, Tolerates Hot Weather, Storage Crop, and OSSI

You have the freedom to use these OSSI-Pledged seeds in any way you choose. In return, you pledge not to restrict others’ use of these seeds or their derivatives by patents, licenses or other means, and to include this Pledge with any transfer of these seeds or their

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