|Corn Silks Exposed and Waiting for Pollen to Fertilize the Ear of Corn|
|Tassels Heavy with Pollen|
|Delicate and silky but when magnified, the silks look anything but silky|
In searching for instructions to hand-pollinate, I learned a few facts about corn which I did not know.
First, corn is a member of the
corn is a graass as is rice, wheat, barley, millet, oats, sugar cane, sorghum, rye and bamboo.