South American Yellow Popcorn (Zea mays)
Also known as "Dynamite Popcorn", this prolific heirloom yields premium, mushroom-style popcorn. Stalks reach 5’ tall and produce 2-3 large ears measuring 6-9”. Fluffy, popped kernels have a delectable, buttery flavor and crisp, tender bite.
- 75 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.