Corn Popping Strawberry
GENUS: Zea SPECIES: mays
Heritage Status: New Zealand
Bio-Region of Origin: Eastern Bay of Plenty : Nelson
Number of Seeds: 50
Description: An old popcorn of the Eastern Bay of Plenty area. These short, multiple tillered plants produce many short fat strawberry shaped cobs of excellent quality red popcorn.
Planting Instructions: Scatter sow seeds into trays and transplant when 3.5cm high and soil temperatures reach 15-16 degrees C. Plant at 30cm apart in rows 50cm apart, deeply to cover leaves, and if necessary cover from birds.