Corn Seeds - Nothstine Dent
- 100 Seeds
- 85-100 Days from Planting/Transplanting
- Medium to Tall Stalk
- Known for High Yields
- Distinctive "Dent" Kernels
History: Nothstine Dent Corn, with its heritage rooted in generations past, is an heirloom variety celebrated for its versatility, hardiness, and abundant yields. Distinctively named after the characteristic "dent" found on the crown of its kernels, this corn has graced fields and homes for many seasons.
Uses: Aside from its ornamental appeal during the fall season, Nothstine Dent Corn holds culinary value. Ears can be harvested, and kernels ground into flour, providing an essential ingredient for various dishes. Whether baked into bread, transformed into grits, or simmered into hominy, this corn brings both flavor and history to the table. Moreover, its utility extends to livestock feed, underscoring its versatility.
Growing Habits & Planting Instructions: For a prosperous crop, plant seeds directly into well-drained soil post the last frost, ensuring they're spaced appropriately. With a preference for full sun, consistent moisture is key to Nothstine Dent Corn's growth. Implementing a block planting strategy as opposed to singular rows can significantly improve pollination. Expect maturity within 85-100 days from planting, contingent on the prevailing weather conditions.