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A Section of Rainbow Corn Leaves

This curious and beautiful variation in the foliage of the familiar maize was brought about by Mr. Burbank through hybridization and careful selection; the original mutant with which he worked having been imported from Europe. Mr. Burbank is now endeavoring to combine these beautiful qualities of leaf with correspondingly attractive qualities of grain.

A Section of Rainbow Corn Leaves

This image is from: Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application. Volume 8 Chapter 1