Corn, or maize, is native to the Americas: Peru grows cobs with large kernels.
Corn, or maize, is native to the Americas. Peru grows Andean cobs with especially large kernels. South America. Corn was originally the English term for any cereal crop. In North America, its meaning has been restricted since the 1800s to maize, as it was shortened from "Indian corn". The term Indian corn now refers specifically to multi-colored "field corn" (flint corn) cultivars.Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download