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This ear of corn might look like costume jewelry, but it's 100% natural, a rare heirloom breed called "Glass Gems." If you planted the kernels, every different color would grow into an entirely different corn plant, with a different mix of genes from the original!
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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.
Importance of Seed Saving & Heirlooms! Glass Gem Corn was a long lost variety which was deposited by a seedsman at Seeds Trust. In 2011, Bill McDormann, president of Seeds Trust decided to grow them. When he saw the result of the glass gem seed corn, he was absolutely amazed and posted photos of the corn on the Internet and went viral in May 2012. Currently, there is insufficient supply for marketing. #Corn #Glass_Gem
owls-love-tea: Genetics of the Beautiful “Glass Gem” Corn Corn gone viral? 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? First you have to understand a few things about corn. Each corn kernel is actually a sort of unique plant. A corn plant’s male parts (the “tassels”) sit at the top of the stalk, and drop pollen downward. Unfertilized ears (the female parts) catch the pollen with the sticky ...
As a CIT at Wesley Woods, used for devotional.This heritage corn variety is called ‘Glass Gem’ corn and has become horticulture’s equivalent of the IT-bag in just a few months. When this heritage variety from US-based Seeds Trust first hit the interweb, everyone wanted a pack of seeds to grow.The love for this corn has been so immense that it has crashed the Seeds Trust website. the corn seeds have already sold out for this year, and gardeners are already demanding a waiting list for new stocks.
This heritage corn is called 'glass gem' Gorgeous.Glass Gem Corn... another pinner wrote - hands-down winner of the most amazing heirloom corn variety we've seen yet! Carefully stewarded by Seeds Trust in Arizona... "Seedsman Greg Schoen got this seed from Carl Barnes, a part-Cherokee man, now in his 80's, in Oklahoma. He was Greg's "corn-teacher". Greg was in the process of moving last year and wanted someone else to store and protect some of his seeds. He left samples of several corn varietie
Glass gem corn. Beautiful! #GlassGem
mixed trio // air plant sea urchins // by by peacocktaco on Etsy, $32.00
Airplants, Urchin Shells, Sea Shells, Air Plants, Sea Urchins, Plant Urchin, Seashells, Urchin Planters
A trio of air plants are nested inside sea urchins for a tiny garden with a seaside vibe. Airplant Urchins, $30 via Peacocktaco
sea urchin planters peacocktaco - http://www.etsy.com/listing/94324348/mixed-trio-air-plant-urchins?ref=sr_gallery_16_search_query=air+plants_order=most_relevant_view_type=gallery_ship_to=US_search_type=handmadе sea urchin planters
using sea shells as planters | Air Plant Sea Urchin Planters. Don't forget to you can use old sea urchins.
Sea urchin shells for air plants. Very pretty, especially for a bathroom.
TILLANDSIA ~ air plants, planted into the underside of sea urchin shells
great idea, too bad i killed my airplants // air plant sea urchins
sea urchin planters. for my air plants!!
SEA URCHIN PLANTERS AND AIR PLANTS....
Air plants in seashells.
Wrap clear bottles or jars w/scrapbook papers & tied with raffia....simple elegance
Wedding Idea, Table Centerpiece, Pretty Paper, Party Idea, Center Piece, Diy Vase
Obsessed with this idea from Color Me Pretty - take old soda bottles and cover them w/ some scrap paper and twine to use for a party! WEDDING IDEA
easy party idea:Glass bottles wrapped in a piece of scrapbook paper and tied with twine...cute table centerpiece
Amy- almost free! ask people to save their clear glass bottles, but could be so adorable! With cute paper and the raffia. Cute Idea. Wrap clear bottles or jars with pretty papers tied with string. Perfect as a table centerpiece.
Glass bottles wrapped in a piece of scrapbook paper and tied with twine...cute table centerpiece again for shower center pieces, I have a ton of wine bottles
Glass bottles wrapped in a piece of scrapbook paper and tied with twine...cute table centerpiece (something more luau ish)
previous pinner: Cute Idea! Wrap clear bottles or jars with pretty papers tied with string. Perfect as a table centerpiece.
Simple rose in a plain soda bottles with some scrap paper and twine - spring center pieces.
DIY Vases (mod podge scrapbook paper onto small glass soda bottles)
metallic + pink nails
French Manicure, Mani Asked, Nail Design, Nail Art
Rustic holiday stocking holder by brandnewtome on - http://yournailart.com/rustic-holiday-stocking-holder-by-brandnewtome-on/ - #nails #nail_art #nails_design #nail_ ideas #nail_polish #ideas #beauty #cute #love
Light pink nails with a gunmetal french tip. 20 Anti-Basic Bridal Nails | RILEY AND GREY http://blog.rileygrey.com/?p=1145 #manicure
Ballerina pink nails with subtle silver tips make for an easy but modern French manicure. via @Polyvore
metallic + pink nails. Cute idea for short nails when you still want a French manicure! #NailArt
Silver french manicure Pastel pink nail polish #WeddingMani #BariJay #Wedding #NailArt
Micro French Manicure - nails - nail art
metallic + pink nails #nails #pink
Beautiful Flower, Cake Design, Wedding Style, Amazing Cake, Beautiful Cake, Wedding Cake
It would have been a perfect wedding cake for you :-) Calla cake Grace Ormonde Wedding Style Platinum Member; Brian K Crain Lifestyle Weddings, Cordova, TN
Amazing cake! Calla cake Grace Ormonde Wedding Style Platinum Member; Brian K Crain Lifestyle Weddings, Cordova, TN
Grace Ormonde Wedding Style Platinum Member; Brian K Crain Lifestyle Weddings, Cordova, TN This is so awesome! I've never seen anything like this. I love the color, the flower and everything in this! BEAUTIFUL WEDDING CAKE!
The most beautiful flower arrangement ever!
Calla lily wedding cake design
Beautiful flower cake
Lilacs in a white kitchen. Town and Country Living blog
Country Lilacs, Country Living, Flower Arrangements, Country White, Country Stufff, Country Sampler, Flowers Cut, Flowers Decor
Decorating with lilacs is so easy to do because they are perhaps the easiest of flowers to arrange. Description from town-n-country-living.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Decorating with flowers cut fresh from the yard is both economical and…
lilacs: Town and Country Living
country lilacs - Google Search
DIY Cloche Project with Ball jar lid
Ball Jars, Glass Cloches, Bottles Cloches Jars, Cloches Glass, Cloche Ideas
Whimsical Perspective: An Accidental Beauty: DIY Cloche Mason jar lids
DIY Cloche Project with Ball jar lid--using a glass hurricane
Pinned to remember Zinc canning cap on top of glass cloche.
:) an old sconce and jar lid were used to make this cloche
DIY Cloche using old light shade and a canning jar lid.
DIY Cloche - glass lampshade and old mason jar cover
Whimsical Perspective, homemade cloche idea
Ball jar lid cloche
watermelon, grapes, mums and purple carnations--so summer!
Party Idea, Floral Arrangement, Table, Summer Party Centerpieces, Summer Centerpiece, Watermelon Flower, Flowerpot
Have you ever seen a flower arrangement in a watermelon? I've seen this done with pumpkins but never a watermelon! I love it. What a great idea!
A Fruity Flavor Flower Arrangement with materials used - Love this for a Spring centerpiece!
watermelon #Flower Arrangement| http://my-flower-arrangement-inspiration.blogspot.com
Beautiful Watermelon & Floral Arrangement for the Table
Awesome watermelon floral centerpiece March 2014
watermelon flower arrangement - Google Search
Summer Party Centerpiece
Centro de mesa
Paper lanterns as light-up centerpieces