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Sep 2, 2015 3:00 PM CST
Name: Keith
Long Island, NY (Zone 7a)
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Region: New York Native Plants and Wildflowers Lilies Seed Starter Spiders! Enjoys or suffers hot summers
One of my corn ears has 3 seperate silk emerging from different angles! The largest ear which was the first to grow is almost 12 inches long Blinking This corn plant has almost 5 ears growing on it which is way above average for this variety!

This was grown from glass gem corn seed I bought last year and grew, this is 2nd generation. I know I gave a lot of seed away but haven't heard from anyone on the corn. Definetly quality stock and I can't wait till they are fully grown to show a photo!
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Sep 2, 2015 5:45 PM CST
Name: Tom
Southern Wisconsin (Zone 5b)
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I've been thinking about trying some of that Glass Gem corn. Maybe I will next year.
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Sep 13, 2015 11:12 AM CST
Name: Keith
Long Island, NY (Zone 7a)
Zinnias Plays in the sandbox Roses Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Organic Gardener
Region: New York Native Plants and Wildflowers Lilies Seed Starter Spiders! Enjoys or suffers hot summers
Here is a photo, the ears are still growing.
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Sep 13, 2015 11:55 AM CST
Name: Tom
Southern Wisconsin (Zone 5b)
Butterflies Vegetable Grower Keeper of Poultry Irises Keeps Horses Dog Lover
Daylilies Cat Lover Region: Wisconsin Celebrating Gardening: 2015
Interesting!
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Oct 9, 2015 11:05 PM CST
Name: Keith
Long Island, NY (Zone 7a)
Zinnias Plays in the sandbox Roses Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Organic Gardener
Region: New York Native Plants and Wildflowers Lilies Seed Starter Spiders! Enjoys or suffers hot summers
Here they are! One ear apparently never developed any further, but you can see 3 on one stalk and how big! This is from the same Glass gem corn seeds I sent to everyone here!

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Oct 10, 2015 5:27 PM CST
Name: Tom
Southern Wisconsin (Zone 5b)
Butterflies Vegetable Grower Keeper of Poultry Irises Keeps Horses Dog Lover
Daylilies Cat Lover Region: Wisconsin Celebrating Gardening: 2015
It's sure pretty colors.
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Oct 10, 2015 6:10 PM CST
Name: Christine
North East Texas (Zone 7b)
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Really pretty corn! Nice size too. Thumbs up
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