Our list of Ornamental Corns/Grains from around the World


Ornamental Wheat

ABL01 Jim's Ornamental Wheat Mix
We have created a wonderful blend of ornamental wheat seed and made it available in an economical package. This mix features a blend of reds, velvet giant, cereal types, and others.
Blended together to make a perfect mix for cut and dried arrangements. It also makes border mix, as well as a classroom mix to teach children about how grains are produced.
Harvest when straw is still streaked with green and kernals are still soft to avoid heads shattering. A 20 gram pack ( 1/8 cup ) offers over 200 seeds.
Note: This is a blended mix, varieties are not separated.
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Ornamental Oats

ABL02 Jim's Premium Ornamental Oat Mix

This is another premium blend that makes for lots of wonderful material for cut and dried arrangements. Features a blend of:
Forest Bouquet Ornamental Spring Oats, a vigorous spring oat with short, club like seed heads famous for green harvest and drying suitability. An excellent filler material.
California Red Oats, a good cereal type, it is also grown to set nitrogen in soil. It is a preferred type for arrangements, as it holds color very well.
Cayuse White Oats, these are cayuse awned, light yellow kernels, medium-short, stiff straw. A good "hay" type filler with beautiful tan seed heads.
Jerry Oats, a fast grower that produces dainty seed heads for bouquets and drying. A 20 gram pack ( 1/8 cup ) offers over 200 seeds. Note: This is a blended mix, varieties are not separated.
  $4.95 per 20 gram pack.

Ornamental Barley

ABL05 Jim's Premium Ornamental Barley
Barley is another wonderful filler for bouquets, cutflower and dried arrangements, it's use is starting to become much more used in the floral industry.
We offer a premium blend of barley seeds featuring a variety of different barley. The variety we offer will change throughout the year as we receive new harvests.
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ABL07 Egyptian Wheat
An old Heirloom grain that has been grown for thousands of years. Makes outstanding dry material for arrangements. It is an ancient relative of our modern Durum wheat that we eat every-day. This particular wheat variety is less bitter than many other types making it very useful in baking bread.
  $2.95 per 20 gram pack.
  $14.95 per 1 pound package.




Other Ornamental Grains in Individual Packets

TPF201 Conlon Barley ( Hordeum vulgare )
Specialty two-row malting barley makes wonderful dried material for arrangements.
This early-maturing barley has plump kernels, and is medium yielding with moderate lodging. Released by North Dakota AES in 1996. Plant in spring or summer.
  Each 20g pack contains around two hundred or so seeds $2.95
2560 Colored Uprights Sorghum ( Sorghum bicolor )
Create classy fall decorations. Also makes an impressive backdrop for sunflower plantings. Perfect for fall wreaths. Appealing mix of red, gold, black and burgundy with every shade in-between. Drought tolerant. Ht. 100-115". Cannot ship to IA, IN, OH
  Each pack contains 25-35 seeds $2.15
AT112 German Spelt
An old German Heirloom variety of spelt used for flour milling, this is an ancient distinct species of wheat that makes a wonderful flour for sourdough breads, and can be eaten even by persons normally sensitive to wheat.
Of course, we offer it as an ornamental plant, it grows 4-5 ft. tall with long, slender seed heads that droop when the seed is ripe, very ornamental.
  1 Tablespooon Package ( about 50 seeds ) $2.50



Ornamental Corn

1A356 Blue Jade
Miniature plants (up to 3 feet) bear 3-6 ears with sweet steel-blue kernels that turn jade-blue when boiled. One of the only sweet corns that can be grown in containers. 70-80 days.
  7g pack of about 50 seeds $3.95
Z2802 Autumn Explosion Hybrid Corn
102 days. Zea mays. (F1) Plant produces high yields of beautiful 9" long ornamental corn. The corn grows in a rainbow of colors with various combinations of glossy red, white, pink, yellow, cola, purple, and some variegated kernels. There are even some kernels that are striped and spotted. A quarter will produce purple husks. This variety was developed for decorative purposes only. A basket of Indian corn makes an attractive gift, and is a good seller at craft shows. Excellent for home gardens and market growers.
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1A337 American Way
Ornamental, excellent hybrid, 10" vibrant multi-colored ears, sturdy stalk, 115 days.
  8g pack of about 30 seeds $3.95
VUD004 Gorgeous Indian
107 days - F1 hybrid Extra long 9 in/22 cm ears with glossy flint kernels in breathtakingly beautiful colors. Sturdy plants are wind tolerant and produce very high yields of large, uniform ears. Isolate from other corns.
  22g pack, about 50 seeds. $3.95 per pack
VUD006 Fiesta
92 days. Matures 8 to 10 days earlier than most strains of Calico Indian corn. Ears average 8 1/2 in./21 cm in length with 50% purple husks. Shorter plants have some wind tolerance. Multicolored ears.
  22g pack, about 50 seeds. $3.95 per pack
1A141 Sweet Rainbow Indian
Fiesta Hybrid Flint Corn. This unique Indian corn has various tones of blue, red, yellow and white. This is earlier than other Flint corn and averages 7 to 10 inch ears with 50 to 70% purple husks. 101 days.
  1/2 Ounce ( volume ) scoop, 40-50 seeds per pack $2.25 per pack
VL372 Red Stalker
A beautiful ornamental corn that bears bright red ears of corn on bright red corn stalks. The whole plant can be used for decorations. 20-25 seeds per pack.
  $1.95 per pack.
TRM553 Wintergreen
Ornamental corn for containers, variegated leaves appear on plants grown outdoors, colorful cobs. Grows about 24" tall.
  10 seeds. $3.95
TRM554 Field of Dreams
Variegated pink-white-green leaf, small burgundy ears for fall deco, ultra fast 8 week finishing, a real thriller in mixed pot or garden. Grows about 30" tall.
  10 seeds. $3.95
1A043 Hopi Blue Ornamental Corn
A native style, excellent for grinding meal. The real Indian corn from American Hopi Indians. 100 days. 8-10 inch ears with dark bluish kernels.
  Package of 25 seeds $1.95



Ornamental Wheat

TRM560 Black Tip Wheat( Triticum spp.)
Wonderful white plumes, long narrow black awns, appealing addition to bouquets. Good for any type arrangement or as filler material. Grows about 30" tall..
  3g pack contains about 50-60 seeds $2.95

NB57 Australian Blue Wheat

Spring durum type, blue-black heads, long awns, for arrangements fresh or dried, grows about 36" tall.
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Ornamental Popcorn

Z2806 Miniature Colored Popcorn
6-7' plants yield 2-3 adorable, multi-colored ears averaging 3-4" each. Space seeds 4-5" apart for denser stands and smaller ears. Also suitable for popping.
  $1.95 per 4g pack ( about 50-60 seeds )
1A044 Mini Blue Ornamental Popcorn
A very attractive mini size popcorn that is blue in color. Ears are 4-6" long. Excellent popcorn. 25-30 seeds per pack.
  $1.95 per pack
1A317 Cutie Pops Popcorn
100 days. Multicolored miniature popcorn. Use as a 4 in./10 cm Indian corn for dried bouquets or harvest tiny rainbow colored seeds for miniature popcorn.
  14g pack, about 100 seeds. $3.95 per pack
VL373 Strawberry Popcorn
Tiny 2" ears of deep maroon popcorn. A must for flavor and ornamental appeal. 25 seeds per pack.
$1.95 per 1.5g pack ( about 20-25 seeds )
TPF204 Robust 997 F1 Hybrid Popcorn
7-8" ears on 8-9' plants with glossy, deep yellow kernels. Its high (45:1) expansion ratio makes it an extremely tender popcorn. Ears may also be used for fall decorating. The best variety for corn shoots.
  $2.25 per 12g pack ( about 100 seeds )




Ornamental Broomcorn

3012 Primero Mix Broomcorn
Mix of many fall colors, perfect for fresh or dry fall decorations, hand-tied brooms, crafts. 25 seeds per pack.
  Package of 25 seeds $1.95
AT108 Broomcorn: Mixed Highlights
The best broomcorn selection we've seen that includes colors of red, natural, tan, cordevan and yellow.
Harvest when straw is still streaked with green and kernals are still soft to avoid heads shattering.
  Package of 125 seeds $2.50