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Grains: Sorghum bicolor 'White African'

Botanical name: Sorghum bicolor 'White African'

Common name: sorghum

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

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

climber, bird attracting, edible, drought tolerant

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description for "Grains: Sorghum bicolor 'White African'"

A favorite of Southern gardeners is 'White African' sorghum. Seeds can be ground for flour. Useful as a grain crop and the stalks can be boiled/pressed for dark syrup. Birds love the seeds. Maturity in 100-120 days. Edited by S. Derr

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