Re: [gardeners] Pod / Bible Corn

George Shirley (
Sat, 13 Dec 1997 17:31:59

At 01:14 PM 12/13/97 -0700, you wrote:
>At 12:09 PM 12/13/97 -0800, you wrote:
>>On Sat, 13 Dec 1997, Lillian Kepp wrote:
>>> Does anyone know where I can get seed for corn known as Pod corn
>>> or Bible corn.  Every kernel of corn is enclosed in it's own husk.
>>I don't know where to get it, but I know I've seen it in a couple
>>of catalogs as "Argentinian pod corn", which is what the geneticists
>>call it.
>>Maybe Seeds of Change?  
>>It's really just a mutant Zea mays, so I don't know where the 
>>"bible corn" name comes from. 
>Zea mais or Teosinte seed is available from native seeds/SEARCH, but not
>the mutant version.  BTW, Kay, I still don't know why your name/address
>hangs up in my mailing program.  I have to delete your name/address to get
>a post sent out.  Best, Margaret
That's weird, I haven't had problem one with Kay's address. Must be your
mailer program.