Corn, Sweet- Country Gentlemen

Zea mays Open Pollinated

  • Unique white corn
  • Heirloom variety from 1800's
  • NOT TO WA

Standard seed packet, 20 seeds
$1.50

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Description

'Corn, Sweet- Country Gentlemen' seeds

Zea mays

NOT TO WA

  • Unique white corn
  • Heirloom variety from 1800's

Heirloom variety from 1800's. Plants grow to 150cm and produce 2-3 long 15-20cm cobs per plant. Cobs have traditional corn flavour not as sweet as other varieties. Kernels are irregular shaped and zig-zag patterned (known as shoepeg pattern) and do not form in rows on the cob. Produces 2 cobs per plant. 

Seeds per gram: 7
Product code: X-056

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Temperate
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Tropical
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Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct
Sowing Depth 20mm
Season Spring and early summer
Germination 5-14 days @ 16-35°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost tender Annual
Row Spacing 45cm
Plant Spacing 20cm
Plant Height 150cm
Position Full sun, moist soil
Days Until Maturity 90-120 days

*Notes: Grow in multiple rows rather than one long row so plants can easily pollinate each other. Protect seedlings from slugs and snails.

How To Grow

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    VIC, NSW, ACT, QLD, TAS, SA, NT WA
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Parcel Delivery Capped rate of $8.99
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