WARF: P07294US

  • Assigned to WARF as biological material.

Ornamental Corn with Purple and Green Foliage for Landscaping


William Tracy

The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) is seeking commercial partners interested in developing a novel variety of ornamental corn with purple and green foliage.
OVERVIEWOrnamental corn provides an unusual addition to a garden. It can be used as an accent plant in flower beds or other landscaping.
THE INVENTIONA UW–Madison researcher has developed a line of ornamental corn with purple and green foliage. This corn may be grown in planters or flower beds.
  • A unique color and leaf plant for landscaping
  • Leaf is relatively wide.
  • Plant has purple and green foliage.
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For current licensing status, please contact Emily Bauer at or 608-960-9842.
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