Sweet Corn - Zea mays var. rugosa

When to plant iSowing / transplanting
When to harvest iHarvest period
Height iAverage height
60 inches (152 cm)
Planting distance iPlanting distance
5 inches (13 cm)
Sowing depth iSowing depth
1 inches (2.5 cm)
Sweet corn growing conditions
Relative growing difficulty iRelative growing difficulty
Soil & fertilization iSoil & fertilization difficulty
Care & maintenance iCare & maintenance difficulty
Pest & diseases iPests & diseases difficulty
Sun / Shade iSun / shade tolerance
Ideal soil type iIdeal soil types
Soil PH iSoil PH
Moisture / drainage iSoil drainage
USDA growing zone rangeiUSDA hardiness growing zones
RHS hardiness iRHS hardiness rating
Photo by Tamera Clark
Common names: Sugar corn, pole corn
Group: Corn (2)
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