Sweet Corn
Zea mays var. rugosa 'Amaize'

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

Vegetables

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Seed Type:

Hybrid

Days to Maturity:

71 to 80 days

Kernel Color:

Yellow

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

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:

Hollywood, Florida

Gardeners' Notes:

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positive
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neutral
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RatingContent
Positive

On Aug 23, 2007, Tplant from Pembroke Pines, FL (Zone 10a) wrote:

I grew this corn in an Earthbox as I grow most everything in them. The corn was very sweet and tender and disease free and very easy to grow as long as it was watered daily. Home grown always tastes best!

Neutral

On Aug 31, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 1989 Se hybrid from Crookham. An earlier (75 day) version of Bodacious. Available from Wetsel.