Sweet Corn (Se)
Zea mays 'Silver Choice'

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

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Mountain View, California

Augusta, Georgia

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

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.