Corn Seeds

The storied grain of the Americas has stood witness to the rise and fall of civilizations for thousands of years. Now, this botanical heritage is becoming threatened as open-pollinated corn has become increasingly difficult to find over the last 15 years. To protect this threatened species, we go to great lengths to source high quality, open-pollinated seed. Nutrients: Protein, vitamins C and A, thiamin, folate, niacin, pantothenic acid, folate, magnesium, phosphorous, potassium.

Companions: beans, squash, melons, peas, amaranth.
Antagonists:
tomatoes.

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    Sweet Corn Seeds - Golden Bantam 12-Row Improved

    Zea mays HEIRLOOM. Yellow, sweet, and extremely early open-pollinated corn. Wonderful for the home garden. Can be planted in cooler soils. 5' to 7' stalks producing 6 -7" ears with...

    Dent Corn Seeds - Hickory King Yellow

    Zea mays HEIRLOOM. Selected for the mountains of Appalachia. 8-12' stalks produce large 9" long ears. Ears are full of large yellow kernels. Good for roasting, grits, and cornmeal. Tight...

    Dent Corn Seeds - Cocke's Prolific

    Zea mays HEIRLOOM. Thought to be extinct for decades, this corn was rediscovered in Inman, SC by former Sow True Seed employee, Angie Lavezzo. After some historical digging and verification...

    Flint Corn Seeds - Yellow Guinea Flint

    Zea mays HEIRLOOM – A beautiful, rich yellow, almost orange colored corn, Guinea Flint was on the verge of extinction when a few good stewards turned a handful of seeds...

    Dent Corn Seeds - Pencil Cobb

    Zea mays HEIRLOOM. A skinny cob not much larger than a pencil means more kernels per ear. Germinates in cooler soils than many corn varieties and is a reliable producer...

    Dent Corn Seeds - Reid's Yellow

    Zea mays HEIRLOOM. Productive. Reliable. Hardy. This is a corn that stands by you through thick and thin. 9' tall plants with 9" long ears. Medium to good standability. High...

    Dent Corn Seeds - Bloody Butcher

    Zea mays HEIRLOOM. Produces 2-3 large ears of dark red kernels per stalk. Plants grow up to 12' and have good drought tolerance. Mature ears are used for flour, cereal,...

    Dent Corn Seeds - Blue Ridge White Capped

    Sold out for 2022, check back in 2023! Zea mays HEIRLOOM. Very rare land race variety, and one of the most interesting we've ever grown. As with all land-races, there...

    Dent Corn Seeds - Jimmy Red

    Sold out for the 2022 season, check back in 2023! Zea mays HEIRLOOM. Jimmy Red corn is a rare American treasure. Once so rare it was only found on a...

    Dent Corn Seeds - Trucker's Favorite White

    Sold out for the 2022 season Zea mays HEIRLOOM. A reliable old heirloom dating from 1899. 7 1/2' stalks produce 9" ears with 12 to 16 rows each. Shows good...

    Dent Corn Seeds - Cataloochee White

    Sold out for the 2022 season Zea mays HEIRLOOM. A lovely, soft, white flour corn. Given to us by a customer whose family has been growing it in Haywood County,...