Sweet Corn (SH2)
Zea mays var. rugosa 'Double Cherish'

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

Category
Annuals
Vegetables

Height
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)
15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Seed Type
Hybrid

Days to Maturity
81 to 90 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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Where to Grow