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PlantFiles: Sweet Corn (SH2)
Zea mays var. rugosa 'Mirai 315BC'

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Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Zea (ZEE-uh) (Info)
Species: mays var. rugosa
Cultivar: Mirai 315BC

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Category:
Annuals
Vegetables

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 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:
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

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On Dec 3, 2011, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

"Very refined 8" ears are produced on sturdy and clean 5.5' plants, and have 16 rows of bicolor kernels. The tip fill is strong on the cylindrical shaped ears of Mirai 315 BC."



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