0

Coix lacryma-jobi

Adlay Millet, Job's Tears

Looking for US suppliers!

In Stock: 2.827 lb (Total:2.826lb)
  • Coix lacryma-jobi

    All items have bulk rates priced in
select i.*, substring_index(group_concat(distinct pa.country order by rsi.date_added desc),',',-1) as source_country from inventory_item_manage i left outer join sheffields_2017.receiving_shipments_item_has_inventory_item hrsi on i.id = hrsi.inventory_item_id left outer join sheffields_2017.receiving_shipments_item rsi on rsi.id = hrsi.receiving_shipments_item_id left outer join sheffields_2017.po on rsi.po_id = po.id left outer join sheffields_2017.po_address pa on pa.po_id = po.id where i.inventory_id = '697883' group by i.id

Buying options

2.83 lb
Coix lacryma-jobi

Details

Germination:
91%
Germination test:
cut
Purity:
99%
Seeds per lb:
1,565
Quantity:
2.83 lb
Collected in:
India
Crop year:
2021
Min. hardiness zone:
9
Item ID:
1830052

Growing Info

Scarification
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification
Stratification: none required
Germination
Germination: sow seed 3/8" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed

Other: remove seed from fruit prior to treatments 

Looking for a unique, tropical addition to your garden or pantry? Look no further than Job's tears! This tall, perennial plant is native to Southeast Asia but has been naturalized in many parts of the world. Its striking white, pearlescent grains are commonly used in cereals and teas throughout East Asia, and its medicinal properties have been utilized in traditional Chinese medicine for centuries. Job's tears is also commonly used for ornamental purposes, with its hard-shelled pseudocarps often used for jewelry-making. Whether you're looking for a new garden addition or a nutritious, tasty grain, Job's tears is sure to impress.

You might also like

Ginkgo biloba

Ginkgo biloba

Ginkgo, Maidenhair Tree

Cymbopogon flexuosus

Cymbopogon flexuosus

East Indian Lemongrass

Portulaca oleracea

Portulaca oleracea

Common Purslane, Little Hogweed

Muhlenbergia capillaris

Muhlenbergia capillaris

Pink Muhlygrass, Gulf Muhly, Hairawn Muhly, Muhly Grass, Pink Hair Grass

(315) 497-1058
269 NY-34 Locke NY 13092
seed@sheffields.com

HOME - logo

Find us on: