(Coix lacryma) Native to Asia, Job’s Tears is now grown throughout the world for the production of the unique seeds that, with no special preparation, can be threaded and used in rosaries and beaded jewelry. The plants are unique in the garden, with a grassy upright habit and the production of “beads” held on light but strong stems. Beautiful and different in the garden 3-4 feet. Annual. Full sun. 10 seeds.