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Grains: Sorghum bicolor 'Mennonite'

Botanical name: Sorghum bicolor 'Mennonite'

Common name: sorghum

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

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

fall interest, bird attracting, edible, drought tolerant

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description for "Grains: Sorghum bicolor 'Mennonite'"

Great tasting flavor is evident in 'Mennonite' sorghum. This long time favorite features brightly colored seeds that are used to make tasty syrup in waffles and pancakes. The red hulled seeds can be ground to make flour. Maturity in 105 days. Edited by S. Derr

History:

Seeds originally collected in Missouri

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