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Silver Queen Hybrid Sweet Corn (su)

Americas Favorite White Corn
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  • SKU: 14458
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Silver Queen Hybrid Sweet Corn (su)

Description
Combines size, sweetness and lasting quality! Tall, attractive plants produce 8- to 9-in. ears with 14-16 rows of creamy kernels. Leaf blight tolerant. 88 DAYS.

Seed Counts: A packet of 250 sweet corn seeds sows a 50-ft. row. A 1/2-lb. packet of sweet corn seeds sows a 200-ft. row.

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Product Details
  • FormUpright.
  • LightFull sun.
  • Height8 - 9 feet.
  • Spread15 - 18 inches.
  • Spacing10 - 12 inches between plants; 30 - 36 inches between rows.
  • Zones3 - 9 annual.
  • FoliageGreen foliage.
  • FruitSmall, white, sweet, tender kernels. 14 - 16 rows of bright white kernels per ear.
  • Germination5 - 8 days.
  • Soil RequirementsDeep, rich, well-drained loam soil.
  • Growth RateMedium to fast growth rate.
  • Seed CountApproximately 250 seeds per packet sows a 50 ft row. 1/2 lb. =approx. 960 seeds sows 100 ft row, 2 lbs.=approx. 3,840 seeds sows 400 ft row.
  • CommentsBred to resist disease: Southern Leaf Blight, Northern Leaf Blight, and Stewart's Wilt Disease. Most popular white, 'su' sweet corn in America. Filled to the tip. Superior eating quality. Holds flavor longer than most varieties. Quality holds for several days to extend it's fresh use. NOTE: Isolate (250 - 300 feet or by 3+ weeks maturity time) from sh2 varieties.
  • Yield10 dozen ears/100 foot row.
  • Botanical NameZea mays 'Silver Queen'; Family: Poaceae (Grass Family)
  • Size8 inch ears.
  • Depth1 - 2 inches.
  • Days To Maturity88 days.
Shipping Schedule

Shipping Schedule

Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Seeds
1A-4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A-10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

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