Corn/Maize

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  • Corn Black Aztec (Maize)

    R28.00

    Zea mays

    A true performer by hosting about 10 small cobs per plant. They can be enjoyed as sweetcorn or dried for maize meal. The best part is the you maize meal is BLUE! A treat for the kids.

    Corn is one of the most genetically modified foods, which is why it pays to plant pure organic heirloom seeds. It is safe to consume and your gut will thank you. Corn has a soothing effect on the intestinal mucosa and contains no gluten.

    Approx. 80 seeds

  • Corn Bloody Butcher (Maize)

    R28.00

    Zea mays

    Have you ever had pink pap? If not, you have to try it! This variety can also be enjoyed on the cob.
    Corn is one of the most genetically modified foods, which is why it pays to plant pure organic heirloom seeds. It is safe to consume and your gut will thank you. Corn has a soothing effect on the intestinal mucosa and contains no gluten.
    Known as a drought resistant variety that performs admirably in harsh conditions.

    Approx. 80 seeds

  • Corn Border King (Maize)

    R28.00

    Zea mays

    Border King is one of South Africa’s original commercial varieties. This open pollinated variety was bred to be highly productive across South Africa.

    Approx. 80 seeds

  • Corn Chires Baby Sweetcorn (Maize)

    R28.00

    Zea mays

    By producing up to 20 ears on a healthy plant, this variety has proven itself to be a winner. It shoots side stalks, do not remove them as that where your extra ears will come from. Harvest 5 days after silks appear.

    Corn is one of the most genetically modified foods. Livingseeds Corn is pure organic heirloom seeds and safe to consume.

    Corn has a soothing effect on the intestinal mucosa. Additionally, corn contains no gluten, which makes it easily tolerated in sensitive digestive systems.

    Approx. 80 seeds

  • Corn Dakota Black Popcorn (Maize)

    R28.00

    Zea mays

    This is a seriously tasty popcorn. As with the Strawberry popcorn, this is a superb gourmet popcorn.
    Small cobs 10-12cm long, but perfectly proportioned, with deep blue\black kernels, about15 rows per cob. The plants are not tall and should not grow much above the average hip-height. Dakota Black is very easy to grow and has above average pest resistance, a great idea for children’s gardens. It is also referred to as Dakota Black Pop.

    Approx. 80 seeds

  • Corn Glass Gem (Maize)

    R28.00

    Zea mays

    Its uses ranges from popcorn, to grinding it into a meal, roasting it on the braai or just decoration. A must have!

    Approx. 80 seeds

  • Corn Golden Bantam Sweetcorn (Maize)

    R28.00

    Zea mays

    A very famous sweetcorn, we have been working with this variety for 4 years to bring you the best quality heirloom sweetcorn. One of the hardest crops to keep in-stock as they always sell out so quickly. Beautiful corn variety that gives you the real sweetcorn flavour, instead of the sugary-sweet almost sugarcane-like flavour of the newer hybrid varieties that are only bread for sweetness and not flavour.

    Plant is a block with a minimum of 40 plants, 80 would be better.

    Approx. 80 seeds

  • Corn Golden Hickory King (Maize)

    R26.00

    Zea mays

    Once grown widely in South Africa, Hickory has all but disappeared. We have been looking for it for years, finally we were able to track down some seed and now we are able to offer as a main cropping variety to all of our customers.

    Hickory King is a huge corn plant, easily pushing 3 m tall. The beauty of this variety is that it’s cob wrapper leaves are very tight, naturally preventing many pests from being able to enter and cause damage.
    Best used as a grinding maize, if you are looking for a ‘pap’ mielie, this is your variety.

    Approx. 80 seeds

  • Corn Green Oaxacan (Maize)

    R28.00

    Zea mays

    Used in Mexico to make green-flour tamales, this is probably the oldest dent corn variety. It is highly productive. Its colour ranges from yellow to bright green. This makes for an interesting but very tasty meal.

    Approx. 80 seeds