Corn: Strawberry Popcorn
Name: Strawberry Popcorn
Origin: Difficult to find out.
A fun, red popcorn that has a shape like strawberries. Pops well if stored correctly and with very few 'old maids'.
When to sow:When soil is warm in late spring. November/December in Southern Australia. Sow direct where they are to grow in the garden.
Plant Type: Tall grass-like plant to 1.3m tall.
Uses:After drying the cobs thoroughly, rub off the kernals and dry a bit longer before using it like 'normal' popcorn.
Growing Conditions:Soil must be warm and night time temperatures above 10C to grow well. Water regularly in dry weather.
Special Qualities:Just a fun plant to grow.
Seeds: 100 seeds minimum in a packet