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How to Pollinate Corn using GLASS GEM corn

SLOLA and Two Dog Nursery share wisdom on how to pollinate corn using GLASS GEM corn.   David King, Master Gardener and Founder of SLOLA (Seed library of los angeles) shows us how to hand pollinate.  Great tips for any of you who have trouble getting your corn to pollinate and germinate.  

 

If you’ve never seen Glass Gem Corn, it’s beautiful popcorn corn. Translucent and multi-colored, it looks like a piece of jewelry.  Almost too pretty to eat!

Glass Gem Corn

 

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This entry was posted on May 7, 2013 by in Corn, pollination, Urban Farming and tagged , , , .
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