Corn

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Binomial Name Zea mays
Taxon Species
Description Corn is a large grain plant, or tall grass, first domesticated about 10,000 years ago by indigenous peoples in Southern Mexico. The leafy stalk produces ears after pollination. Depending on the variety, the corn can be eaten fresh, or dried and ground into cornmeal.
Companions
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Burpee Spaghetti Squash on Trellis
Geranium
Geranium
Wine Cap Mushroom
Wine Cap Mushroom
Sun Requirements Full Sun
Growing Degree Days
Sowing Method Direct seed outdoors
Spread (diameter) 60 centimeters
Row Spacing 76 centimeters
Height 290 centimeters