Field/Flour/Flint Corn Seed

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Pencil Cob corn

Zea mays Pencil Cob Corn Seeds (73-100 days)   Pencil Cob is was named this way because the cob c...

Zea mays Pencil Cob Corn Seeds (73-100 days)   Pencil Cob is was named this way because the cob can be as thin as a pencil. This produces long and deep kernels. Considered a shoepeg dent corn that was typically used as a roasting corn, but very flavorful in its milk stage for frying or creaming. Incredibly popular for southern style grits. However, one of the folks here at Sustainable Seed swears it makes the sweestest corn bread and it's all she will use. Pencil Cob grows 6'-12' tall and pro...

$2.75 $99.99

Eureka Ensilage Dent Corn

Zea mays Eureka Ensilage Dent Corn (110-120)   Stalks grow a huge 11-13' tall. (See the old 1907 ...

Zea mays Eureka Ensilage Dent Corn (110-120)   Stalks grow a huge 11-13' tall. (See the old 1907 ad that says Eureka grows 18-20' tall!) Very large ears that measure 10-11" long. 14-16 rows on an ear. White kernels. Great storage dent corn huge amounts of silage for your cows or goats. Very old variety. I believe we are one of the very last seed companies to carry this great old heirloom.

$2.49 $99.55

Hickory King White Corn Seeds

Zea mays Hickory King White Corn Seeds (115 days) Large wide deep kernels on small white cobs. 8-...

Zea mays Hickory King White Corn Seeds (115 days) Large wide deep kernels on small white cobs. 8-9" long ears. Grows in a wide variety of soils. Very tight husks help keep out corn worms. Excellent root structure, but remember to plant them on 8-10" centers so they can help support each other in high winds. Each plant can easily average a pound of dry kernels. One of the best varieties for hominy because the skin slips off so easy. Great Hickory King recipes. There are many uses for dent corn...

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Truckers Favorite Yellow Corn Seeds

Zea mays Truckers Favorite Yellow Corn Seeds (70--85 days)   T.W. Wood & Sons Seed Co. claims...

Zea mays Truckers Favorite Yellow Corn Seeds (70--85 days)   T.W. Wood & Sons Seed Co. claims to have introduced Truckers Favorite. This is an early maturing yellow strain. Very impressive at 70 days! A dent corn that grows 6-9' in height. Ears are 8-12" and have 12-14 rows on a red cob. Excellent for early planting. 1938 T.W. Woods Seed Co. says about Truckers Favorite Heirloom Corn.... "There is no early garden corn so extensively grown in the South as Trucker's Favorite corn. It is muc...

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Silver King Corn Seed

Zeas mays Silver King Corn Seed (105 days) This heirloom variety is not a sweet corn. Do not con...

Zeas mays Silver King Corn Seed (105 days) This heirloom variety is not a sweet corn. Do not confuse this heirloom variety with the hybrid sweet corn that's being sold under the same name by other seed companies. Also known as "Wisconsin #7" Historically, J. A. Beagley of Sibly, IL is credited for originating Silver King in 1890. Further developed by the Wisconsin Experiment Station. Offered to the open seed market by the L.L. Olds Seed Company in 1907. Although John A. Salzer Seed Co. ma...

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Spectrum Red Husk Corn

Zeas mays Spectrum Red Husk Corn Miniature 4.5 in/11 cm slim popcorn - bicolor, tricolor and sing...

Zeas mays Spectrum Red Husk Corn Miniature 4.5 in/11 cm slim popcorn - bicolor, tricolor and single colored cobs with both red and bleached white husks when dried.

$3.49 $14.85

Lancaster Sure Crop Corn

Lancaster Sure Crop Corn Seed (115 days)   Developed by Issac Hershey (and family). Hershey was a...

Lancaster Sure Crop Corn Seed (115 days)   Developed by Issac Hershey (and family). Hershey was a Mennonite elder in Lancaster, Pennsylvania who set about creating the perfect corn for his needs. By 1910 he stopped mixing superior corns together and began selecting for early maturity, disease resistance, yield, large ears and stability. Thus Lancaster Sure Crop was born. So amazing is Lancaster that many of todays corn-belt hybrids can trace at least one parent back to this corn. Towering 1...

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Truckers Favorite White Corn Seeds

Zea mays Truckers Favorite White Corn Seeds (65-95 days)   T.W. Wood & Sons Seed Co. claims t...

Zea mays Truckers Favorite White Corn Seeds (65-95 days)   T.W. Wood & Sons Seed Co. claims to have introduced Truckers Favorite. A heirloom white dent field corn that is excellent for roasting in the milk stage, frying or used as a dent. Perfect for making hominy. Stays in top condition for a long period. Stalks are 8-9' and perfect for early fodder. Ears are 8-10" and have 14-18 rows. High yields with good soil fertilization. Excellent foliage for early fodder. Hardy for the South.

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Boone County White Corn Seed

Zea mays Boone County White Corn Seed (110-120 days)   Boone County White was created by Mr. Jame...

Zea mays Boone County White Corn Seed (110-120 days)   Boone County White was created by Mr. James Riley of Boone County, Indiana back in 1874. Mr. Riley started with the variety "White Mastodon" and selected on the traits he desired such as ear size and leaf size. A few years later he released his new corn and named it Boone County White. Boone County was very popular for good reason. It is a very heavy producer of huge ears that measure 9-11" in length. That is almost a foot long! The unif...

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Silvermine Corn Seeds

Zea mays Silvermine Corn Seeds (112 days)   Silvermine was created by J.A. Beagley of Sibly, ILL ...

Zea mays Silvermine Corn Seeds (112 days)   Silvermine was created by J.A. Beagley of Sibly, ILL in 1890. This corn produces extremely high yields. Very large, heavy ears at 11-12". Creamy white kernels. Does well on poor soils. Tight husk that resists corn ear worms. I have noticed a sweet flavor chewing on this corn in its dry stage. Leads me to believe it would be a fine roaster. Ernest W. Young of Lawrence, Kansas was a well known breeder of Silvermine around 1900. His 1904 test produced ...

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Neon Pink Popcorn

Zeas mays Neon Pink Popcorn (85-105 days) Plant grows to be 4-5 ft. tall with 2-3 ears each stalk...

Zeas mays Neon Pink Popcorn (85-105 days) Plant grows to be 4-5 ft. tall with 2-3 ears each stalk. Filled with bright and dark pink kernels, ears are about 3-4 ½ in. long.

$3.49 $13.99