An heirloom old standard variety of dent corn that does well under adverse weather conditions and is heat tolerant. Stalks grow 8 to 9 feet tall and have high yields of 8 to 10 inch long ears with delicious yellow kernels. The dried kernels can be ground for flour, grits, or cornmeal. It also makes a great livestock feed or ornamental corn.
- Days to germination: 7 to 14 days
- Days to harvest: 75 to 100 days
- Planting depth: 1 to 1.5 inches
- Planting space: 8 inches
- Spacing rows: 24 to 36 inches