CORN SEED "Sehsapsing" - Lenape Blue Zea mays - Annual
Indoors: not recommended
Direct seed: After last frost in warm soil
Days to Germination: 4-21
Days to maturity: 70-90
Approx. 80 seeds per packet
A staple for the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern Woodland Lenape tribes for thousands of years. One of the Three Sisters traditionally planted together – maize, beans, and squash – which optimized nutrition and sustained the land. Collected from seeds shared by Battery Urban Farm, NYC.
All Garden Gate Farm seeds are grown and collected by us and are open-pollinated, heirloom varieties. We encourage you to grow these and then save your own.