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Sweet Painted Hills sweet corn organic

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A corn that does well in cold areas

This variety produces multiple ears with multicolored seeds offering a slightly sweet flavor. This variety has a great capacity for germination in cold soil. it is an open-pollinated sweet corn variety developed for areas with cooler and shorter growing seasons. Each ear reaches about seven inches in length and is filled with multicolored kernels on stalks that reach five to six feet in height. This is a hearty sweet corn that can also be dried for later use in soups and cornbread.

 

Scientific Name: Zea Mays

Plant Life Cycle: annual

Optimal Germination Temperature: 10-26°C

Germination time in days: 4-22 days

Indicative Days to maturity: 65–80 days

Sunlight: Full sun

Soil requirement: Well drained and light

Sowing and cultivation: Sow directly in place, after the last frosts, 1 seed every 30 cm, in rows 70 cm apart. Cover the seeds with 3 cm of fine soil. Mound the feet when they reach 15 to 20 cm high.