Bear Paw

Bear Paw

Heirloom Type: Corn

Alternative names: Bearpaw

Origins: Glenn Thompson of Vermont.  Common throughout New England from 1930s-60s.

Characteristics: Popcorn.  Used to be very common, however harder to find no.  Purplish husk.  The ends of the corn are often split, hence the name.

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Availability: Difficult to find.

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