Know about the varieties of maize grow around the world

By: MeriKheti
Published on: 30-Oct-2023

We are going to tell you about the glass gem corn variety of maize. This species was first produced in the Americas. However, today it is also produced on a large scale in various other countries. This species is also very beneficial in physical benefits. You must have heard a lot about various advanced varieties of maize. But, today we are going to tell you about one such multi coloured maize specie of America, which is the subject of discussion among people today. This specie of maize is also known as glass gem corn. Actually, this specie was first produced in America, not in India. But its colourful grains have made it a favourite in many countries today. Today many farmers in India are also earning big money from this variety. The cultivation of glass gem corn can be done anywhere in today's time.


Who developed this type of variety

Although the story behind the development of this variety of maize may sound strange, it is very important to know the truth. The credit of its development was given by a farmer of America, Karl Banners. In fact, at that time he had experimented with a variety of maize called Oklahoma growing in his maize field. At present, it is grown in many countries of the world.



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How can you grow these plants?

To grow these plants, you first need to collect its seeds. After this, make the seeds of glass jam corn in the field or garden with a distance of 30 inches in the soil you have developed. At the same time, when it comes to planting glass gem corn seeds, you should plant them at a distance of 6-12 inches. However, in such a situation, you keep giving fertiliser and water from time to time. In a few days it will be ripe and ready for harvest. For your information, let us know that it takes about 120 days to ripen.


This fruit is very useful for the body.

This is important not only for appearance, but also for physical health. This fruit is rich in Vitamin A, Vitamin C, iron and Vitamin E. It is also rich in calcium and minerals. That is why this variety is useful in getting rid of various diseases of the body. You can also include this vegetable in your daily diet.