Carousel Popcorn (Zea mays)
Carousel’s mini-cobs are 3½-4” in length and grow on stalks that reach 8’ tall. A popular ornamental variety featuring red, gold, blue, brown, and white kernels which are tender and delicious when popped. Makes a sweet, tasty cornmeal. 2-3 ears per plant.
- 100 seeds minimum
- Germination: 7-10 days
- Maturity: 110 days
- Direct sow 1-2” deep in full sun 1-2 weeks after last frost date when soil temperature reaches 60°F+.
- Space plants 10-12” apart in rows spaced 12-24” apart.