Bred by renowned plant breeder and author Carol Deppe by selecting from a cross between Roy’s Calais with Byron flint corn. Very early and productive with 1 to 3 ears per 5½’ stalk. Ears are 8-12” and come in solid shades of yellow, gold, orange, and red, each color having a different flavor. Any color seed can produce any of these colors. Makes delicious cornbread, Johnny cakes, and polenta. 85 days. Recipes for cornbread, Jonny cakes, and polenta made with this corn can be found in Deppe’s book The Resilient Gardener: Food Production and Self-reliance in Uncertain Times. Packet contains at least 200 seeds. $4.00 shipping and handling.
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