B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence:
deep VIOLET, 15cm. ear, 8-12 rows, some dent
|Zea mays Peruvian Morado purple corn sales history
Common names for Zea mays Peruvian Morado purple corn:
|Chicha de Jora Corn (local booze), Peruvian Purple Corn,|
Zea mays Peruvian Morado purple corn
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|82||: Peruvian and Bolivian Natives|
|83||: Vegetable Seed List|
|90||: Cereals, Legumes, and other Food and Oilseed Plants|
|110||: South American Native Plant Seed List|
|145||: Grasses Seed List|
|Mainly low growing herbage with blade like leaves, for all Gramineae see list 713|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Zea mays Peruvian Morado purple corn seeds will usually germinate in 5-14 days.
Sow seeds individually in peat pots.