Sweet corn
Zea mays var. rugosa 'Honey Select'

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

81 to 90 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:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jul 12, 2007, melody from Benton, KY (Zone 7a) wrote:

A very good tasting sweet corn...not so terribly sugary that the 'corny' taste is overwhelmed, but a lovely delicate sweetness.

It's great for fresh eating and the kernels pop off the cob without any effort when one bites into it.

Pretty ears that fill out all the way to the tips.

Neutral

On Sep 3, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

An 86 day triple sweet (synergystic) yellow hybrid. Ears are 7.5 inches with 16- 18 rows.