Tall growing maize with colourful cobs. Harvested young to eat off the cob or leave to mature for maize flour.
Origin – Traditional South African
Variety – Bont
Plant group – Wheat
Seasonal – August, September, October, November, December
Uses – Salad, Vegetable
Direct plant 4cm deep, in-row spacing 10cm, between rows 60cm, in full sun.
Germination: 7 – 12 days at 15°-25° C.
Care: Water medium & Fertilization high.
Good Companions: Beans, Pumpkins & Squashes, Potatoes, Peas, Leeks, Salads.
Bad Companions: Tomatoes