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PlantFiles: Sweet Corn
Zea mays var. rugosa 'Spring Snow'

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

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Category:
Vegetables

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Seed Type:
Hybrid

Days to Maturity:
61 to 70 days

Kernel Color:
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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No positives
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1 negative

Gardeners' Notes:

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

A 67 day se white hybrid. Ears are 7 inches with 12 - 16 rows. Very compact plant that may not quite reach 4 feet. Very small plant, about 3 feet. does not have good cold soil emergence. Lacks vigor, size, taste and just about every other desirable feature.

Regional...

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

Augusta, Georgia



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