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Sweet Corn (SH2)
Zea mays var. rugosa 'Iceberg'

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

Annuals

Vegetables

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

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

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jan 2, 2008, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

74 days. Super Sweet - excellent eating quality. Attractive cylindrical 7 1/2-7 3/4 in/19-19.5 cm ears have 16 rows of pure white kernels, 20 in/50 cm ear height. Excellent husk cover. Intermediate tolerance to MDM. Sh2 Isolate.