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PlantFiles: Sweet Corn (Sh2)
Zea mays 'Frosty'

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

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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
81 to 90 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

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive Farmerdill On Dec 15, 2003, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

This is a mid season white corn, similar to Silver Queen but a few days earlier. It is supposed to have replaced Platinum Lady which I never got around to trying. It is a good corn, but I prefer Silver King as an alternate to Silver Queen. Supposedly it grows best above the 40th parallel, but it did ok here in Georgia. NOTE it is an se Not a supersweet (SH2)

Regional...

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

Augusta, Georgia



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