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PlantFiles: Sweet Corn (Se)
Zea mays 'Silver Choice'

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Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Zea (ZEE-uh) (Info)
Species: mays (maze) (Info)
Cultivar: Silver Choice

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Category:
Vegetables

Height:
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Seed Type:
Hybrid

Days to Maturity:
71 to 80 days

Kernel Color:
White

Soil pH requirements:
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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1 positive
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Farmerdill On Sep 7, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 1994 white se hybrid from Mesa Maize. Ears are 8 inches with 16 - 18 rows. It is a about 4-5 days earlier than Silver Queen, but a much smaller plant and slightly smaller ear. Good texture and flavor, but I prefer Silver King in this slot.

Regional...

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

Mountain View, California
Augusta, Georgia



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