Genetics of the Beautiful “Glass Gem” corn. You’re looking at an ear of a corn variety called “Glass Gem”, grown by Greg Schoen of Seeds Trust. This is real corn! How does it grow this way? Each corn kernel is actually a sort of unique plant.
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The crop originates from Oklahoma, where part-Cherokee farmer Carl Barnes had the idea of gathering colorful ears of corn and breeding them together. As the years went on, he managed to produce corn displaying dozens of different colors on a single cob.
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