we planted corn 2 weeks ago and the roots and leaves are turning purple
by

Your answer

Your name to display (optional):
Privacy: Your email address will only be used for sending these notifications.
Anti-spam verification:
To avoid this verification in future, please log in or register.

1 Answer

This is a new one. Are you sure it is field corn or is it sweet corn?  Are they all purple? My suggestion would be unless it is withered and bug eaten, watch, water and wait.  It may  a phase it is going through and weather may be affecting it. On the other hand if it stays purple it may not be sweet corn, but a purple corn.   Usually you plant corn and get corn, sometimes you plant corn and get little ugly trolls. Mistakes do happen.
by (1.8k points)

Related questions

2 answers
asked Sep 5, 2013 by anonymous | 233 views
0 answers
asked Aug 15, 2013 by anonymous | 430 views
0 answers
asked May 27, 2013 by anonymous | 76 views
1 answer
asked May 21, 2013 by anonymous | 152 views
0 answers
asked Jun 9, 2013 by anonymous | 394 views
1 answer
1 answer
asked May 20, 2013 by anonymous | 102 views
0 answers
Welcome to InTheYard.org. Please ask and answer yard and garden questions and help build a great gardening community.

Intheyard.org is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.

Categories

Most popular tags

please help how to take care of yellowing leaves best time to prune how do i get rid of them harvest please help asap! browning leaves picking growing tips please help asap how to grow. how to grow pruning tips will it survive identify please identify not sure what to do yellow leaves transplant harvesting how to prune best time to plant help! freezing might not survive no flowers what do i use to rid them advice needed info. when and how to transplant get rid of invasive brown edges please help. help curling leaves should i remove i need growing tips no blooms please advise how to transplant what causes should i cut it back? pruning best way to transplant and when first time leaf drop buds falling off what can i do when to cut back best time to transplant should i cut it back advise on planting will it grow tomato plants what to do dying leaves turning brown leaves falling off ripe leaf problems caring for plants soil type watermelon what does it look like seeds planting gardenia plant mango and avacado tree propagation questions cuttings planting schedule melon ripeness brown leaves what are these worms hibiscus plant advise needed gardenning need advice were should i plant it how to treat tomatoes root depth get rid of fungus distance between plants dying leaves when to pick tomato plants leaves curling up how do i get rid of it when to harvest vegetables how short never bloom buy seed to plants please help! need help will they survive get rid of mushrooms permantely freezing fresh veggies yellow and dropping leaves time of year
14,056 questions
7,156 answers
291 comments
19,008 users