$2.95

(Coix lacryma-jobi) 110 days. ¼ in. x 3/8 in. tear-shaped seeds in an attractive mix of mottled patterns dominated by shades of gray, with some black and white. Seeds are easily threaded and frequently used in rosaries and other beaded accessories. Seeds borne in clusters on mostly 3 ft. tall grass plants; some plants reach about 5 ft. tall. Hard pseudocarps make this variety unsuitable for culinary use. Cannot ship to HI. Pkt (12 g, ~55 seeds).

Culture: Annual. Germination: 70 degrees, 21 days. Scarify to speed germination. Full sun. Direct sow or transplant after last frost. Space 2-3 ft. apart.
  • Item # 01622

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