Sweet Corn Se (Zea mays 'Farmer's First') in the Zeas Database

Vegetables
Heredity: Hybrid
Days to harvest: 70

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 6-8 feet
Fruit: Edible to birds
Uses: Vegetable
Edible Parts: Seeds or Nuts
Fruit
Eating Methods: Cooked
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Pollinators: Wind
Containers: Not suitable for containers

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Comments:
Posted by farmerdill (Augusta Georgia - Zone 8a) on Jul 13, 2017 11:26 AM

A 70 day hybrid bicolor Se. Tall plant topping 7 ft. with 8 inch ears setting mid plant. One of the best early corns I have grown, size, production, and flavor competitive with midseason (85 day varieties)

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