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Sweet Corn
Zea mays 'Polar Vee'

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

Vegetables

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Seed Type:

Hybrid

Days to Maturity:

61 to 70 days

Kernel Color:

Yellow

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

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

Radford, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Feb 26, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

This is a Canadien sweet corn. It is the earliest corn I have ever grown, but the taste leaves a lot to be desired.