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PlantFiles: Sweet Corn
Zea mays var. rugosa 'Candy Corner'

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

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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
White

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

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Profile:

1 positive
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral LikeItGreen On Aug 4, 2007, LikeItGreen from Plano, TX wrote:

I have planted corn this season and it seems to be growing well. The name on the package is Candy Corner.

Positive Farmerdill On Sep 2, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 78 day supersweet (SH2) hybrid bi-color from Harris Moran. Ears are 7.5 inches with 14 - 16 rows. It grows well. Ears are small but appropriate for an early corn. There are other bi-colors that I like better, but this one is good.

Regional...

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

Augusta, Georgia



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