Southern States Peaches N Cream Hybrid Sweet Corn Vegetable Seed
Original price $11.39 - Original price $11.39
$11.39 - $11.39
Current price $11.39
This staple American crop takes up to 83 days. Full season fresh market bicolor corn. Designed for a fresh market, roadside stand, and home garden. The Peaches and Cream Hybrid variety of corn seeds is a hybrid that provides a high yield of yellow and white kernels. The stalks produce large, eight inch ears. The Peaches and Cream Hybrid crop does best with full sun, in grow zones three to eleven. Hybrid Non-GMO Open Pollinated American grown seeds 83 Days USDA Zones: 3-12 Growing Instructions:Begin by sowing corn seeds directly outdoors once temps have warmed to 60° in soil pH 6 to 6.5. Sow 1-2" deep with 4" between seeds and 30 inches between rows. The general rule of thumb is to grow at least 4 10 foot rows to assist it's pollination by wind. It takes roughly 30 seeds to sow a 10 foot row. When choosing a site in your garden, keep the sun in mind; these tall stalks have potential to block the sunlight from other plants. While growing, the crops will need one to one and a half inches of water per week. Corn is a frost sensitive annual that prefers full sun and is tolerant of a wide variety of soils. Corn is a heavy nitrogen feeder, so planting in beds which previously contained nitrogen-fixing crops such as beans, peas, etc. can give plants a boost.