What's your question? Ask

Hyacinth Plant

Q.corn stalks formed beaded looking top where tassel forms

Zone Abruzzo, Italy near the Gran Sasso Mountains is the location 1,108 feet above sea level. | Valhostetler added on July 24, 2015 | Answered

Why have some of my corn stalks formed a beaded looking top where the tassel will later develop? Have harvested sweet corn from some stalks already. Delicious. Problem: I live in Italy, where we are experiencing a 90+ degree heat wave and, therefore, have also grown some stalks that have formed a beaded looking something I’ve never seen before in all my gardening, where the tassels should be forming.

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Answered on July 26, 2015

Here is a link that explains this issue on corn.


Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.

Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Hyacinth Plant
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert