Seneca Redstalker is a favorite of ours cor its beautiful and decorative red and purple stalks. We like to use the husk for dolls and dyes which work great for fabric and basketry. Seneca Redstalker was developed by Robeson Seed Farms Hall in the 1980s from the 'Seneca Indian' variety. Seneca Redstalker makes fine cornmeal and great decorations as its seeds are just as beautiful as its husk.
Corn, Seneca Red Stalker
- Multicolor kernels
- Purple-red stalks and husks
- 7' tall stalks
- 2, 8"-9" ears
- Flint corn
- 100 days
- 100 Seeds/Packet
Sow seeds outdoors 1" deep after danger of frost.
For best results, plant in 3 to 6 row blocks instead of a single row
Thin 8" apart.
Keep seeds moist however avoid over saturating seeds
Maturing crops Prefers consistent watering in well-drained soil.
Plan harvest in early morning or in the evening.
If harvesting it for sweet, or milk stage, wait until corn silk is dark brown all the way to the husk.
If harvesting for seed or full maturity, allow corn to dry on stalk, seed corn is most optimal when ears and husk are completely dry and starting to point downwards.