Dent Corn
Zea mays 'All Purpose'

Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Zea (ZEE-uh) (Info)
Species: mays (maze) (Info)
Cultivar: All Purpose
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Category:

Annuals

Vegetables

Height:

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Seed Type:

Open Pollinated

Days to Maturity:

more than 120 days

Kernel Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Nov 19, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

135 days- 11 foot tall plants with large multicolored kernels.