Gokuwase Aikoku Rice
(Oryza sativa); Awned; Minimum 50 seeds
Developed in Akita Japan, Gokuwase Aikoku is an awned, short grain cultivar of low (12%) amylose and 13% protein. Compact panicles flower ~ 43 days after transplant.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Keep in mind, rice seed is hulled. Rice is planted in its hull but after harvest, that hull must be removed before eating. De-hulling rice is not easily achieved by hand, requiring mechanical assistance such as the Brill De-huller or an electric de-huller.