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PlantFiles: Sweet Corn (Se)
Zea mays var. rugosa 'Augusta'

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

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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)

Seed Type:
Hybrid

Days to Maturity:
71 to 80 days

Kernel Color:
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

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Farmerdill On Dec 26, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 79 day white hybrid, 8.5 inch ear. It performed well here despite heat and drought. Harvest time is in between Silver Princess and Silver King.

Regional...

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

Augusta, Georgia



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