Sweet Corn (Synergistic)
Zea mays var. rugosa 'Cameo'

Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Zea (ZEE-uh) (Info)
Species: mays var. rugosa
Cultivar: Cameo
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Category:

Annuals

Vegetables

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Seed Type:

Hybrid

Days to Maturity:

81 to 90 days

Kernel Color:

Yellow

White

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Augusta, Georgia

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jul 27, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

From Crookham, which offers this description: "CAMEO is a synergistic version of Delectable with the same rugged plant and ear size, but with a tremendous boost in eating quality.This hybrid will do very well wherever Delectable is grown. " It perform much better than Delectable for me.