Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Why are there jerks like this?
by AtlantaMarie Today at 6:28 am

» Hullo from SW Ohio
by AtlantaMarie Today at 6:23 am

» 2017: First full year of SFGing in ND
by sanderson Today at 4:32 am

» Hello from SE Michigan
by sanderson Today at 4:30 am

» Geezer's 17
by sanderson Today at 4:27 am

» 2017 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by sanderson Today at 4:22 am

» Hello from Chino, CA (Zone 10a)
by sanderson Today at 4:21 am

» Compost for Mel's Mix
by ChasingAnnie Today at 12:11 am

» Double summer squash flower
by AlwaysHotinFL Yesterday at 10:49 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by AlwaysHotinFL Yesterday at 10:45 pm

» N & C Midwest: April 2017!
by CitizenKate Yesterday at 9:28 pm

» Please comment on the plant layout for 2017
by greenthumbtobe Yesterday at 9:01 pm

» Sprouting seeds
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 8:44 pm

» Japanese Beetle Grub Insecticide
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 7:42 pm

» My "Old Deck" Table Top Garden today
by nrstooge Yesterday at 7:15 pm

» GF Collard Greens, Kale Recipes
by MBroman Yesterday at 5:50 pm

» Carrot Week 2017!
by plantoid Yesterday at 4:55 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 4:15 pm

» garden ready need better weather
by bigblue94 Yesterday at 2:54 pm

» New England April 2017
by CAgirlinMA Yesterday at 1:35 pm

» Spaghetti Squash Recipes
by newbeone Yesterday at 1:15 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 12:10 pm

» Amaranth
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 12:04 pm

» California's Drought
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 11:52 am

» Senseless Banter...
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 7:41 am

» Ants.
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 7:37 am

» to solarize, or not...I'm torn
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 7:27 am

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in April 2017?
by Kelejan Yesterday at 1:12 am

» Old roots
by Scorpio Rising 4/25/2017, 9:10 pm

» Sub Irrigation Planter
by CitizenKate 4/25/2017, 8:24 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

companion planting potatoes with corn??

Page 2 of 2 Previous  1, 2

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Re: companion planting potatoes with corn??

Post  FamilyGardening on 1/31/2014, 12:22 pm

Turan..... Im not sure how we will grind it as we have never ground corn before  Very Happy 

did you say its great to use is soup or stew?.....because that would be ok for us we love corn in our soups and stew  Very Happy does the Painted Mountain corn hold to its colors when cooked?

Nonna.....from what I read Painted Mountain corn only takes about 70 days to mature but about 90 days to get it to a dry corn....

GG..... it will fun to grow this corn together  cheers 

hugs
rose
avatar
FamilyGardening

Female Posts : 2424
Join date : 2011-05-10
Location : Western WA

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: companion planting potatoes with corn??

Post  Nonna.PapaVino on 1/31/2014, 12:36 pm

But is Painted Mountain and Painted Hills the same corn?  Or is Mountain more for drying and Hills for fresh eating, or.....?  Nonna

Nonna.PapaVino

Female Posts : 1437
Join date : 2011-02-07
Location : In hills west of St. Helens, OR

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: companion planting potatoes with corn??

Post  Turan on 1/31/2014, 12:41 pm

I think the colors cooked out.  Or were overwhelmed by the stew general browns  Laughing 

You might find the hominy easier for digestion.  

Looks like Indian Hills is a cross.  From Victor seeds blurb
="' This is a very interesting open-pollinated, sweet corn variety developed for cooler and shorter growing seasons.  Each ear is about seven inches in length and filled with multicolored, flavorful kernels on stalks that are five to six feet in height.
Painted Hill' was bred by Dr. Alan Kapuler of Peace Seeds who stabilized a cross between Dave Christianson's genetically diverse 'Painted Mountain' flour corn and the old heirloom, 'Luther Hill' sweet corn.
 
Ok so I gotta try this too.  16 sq of each and if they cross back again I won't be upset.

____________________________

Find more about Weather in Belgrade, MT
Click for weather forecast
avatar
Turan

Female Posts : 2078
Join date : 2012-03-29
Location : Gallatin Valley, Montana, Intermountain zone 4

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: companion planting potatoes with corn??

Post  Goosegirl on 2/1/2014, 8:03 am

Turan - Thanks for the link on making Hominy. I bookmarked it!

Rose - Giving corn one more try, we will have to keep each other updated on our progress and success/failure!

GG
avatar
Goosegirl

Female Posts : 3411
Join date : 2011-02-16
Age : 52
Location : Zone 4A - NE SD

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: companion planting potatoes with corn??

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Page 2 of 2 Previous  1, 2

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum