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Grains: Sorghum bicolor 'Cana Dulce'

Botanical name: Sorghum bicolor 'Cana Dulce'

Common name: sorghum

also known as (cana azucar)

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Photo credit: Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company
Grains: Sorghum bicolor 'Cana Dulce'

at a glance

Soil: dry, neutral, loam
Sun:
  
Zones: 5a thru 11a
Care:
average
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

climber, fall interest, bird attracting, edible

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description for "Grains: Sorghum bicolor 'Cana Dulce'"

A new and tasty sorghum variety is 'Cana Dulce'. This selection hails from New Mexico and is relatively new to the US market. It sports attractive red seed heads that grow on canes that reach approximately eight feet tall. Its unique name is translated to "Sweet Cane" or "Sugar". Enjoy its sweet tasting syrup on pancakes and waffles. Maturity in 100 days. Edited by S. Derr

History:

Seeds originally collected in New Mexico

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