PlantsZeas→Triple Sweet Corn (Zea mays 'Alto')

Heredity: Hybrid
Country of Origin: USA
Hybridizer or Originator: Syngenta
Days to harvest: 72

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)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 5- 6 feet
Plant Spread: 12- 15 inches
Fruit: Edible to birds
Uses: Vegetable
Edible Parts: Seeds or Nuts
Eating Methods: Cooked
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Pollinators: Wind
Containers: Not suitable for containers

Posted by farmerdill (Augusta Georgia - Zone 8a) on Jan 22, 2021 10:30 AM

An early enhanced Se bi-color with slender 7.5 inch ears on a 5 -6 foot stalk. Better germination in cold soil than many of its competitors.

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