SWEET CORNVEGETABLE SEEDS
(Zea mays rugosa). A warm weather crop. Sow after frost in spring and continue until late December (cold): September to January (temp): August to February (trop). Must be well fed. Sow seed 5 to 8 cm deep and thin out to 30-35 cm between plants. Plant in blocks of several rows to ensure good pollination. Make small sowings every 1 to 2 weeks for continuity. 4-8 s/g
Please note that not all varieties can be sent to Tasmania or Western Australia. Read individual descriptions for details.
Our Sweet Corn seed is all treated to prevent the spread of seed borne diseases.
A dependable, vigorous and reliable Sweet Corn with well filled ears. Typically 21cm long. Matures in 85 days from sowing.
Excellent sweet taste from the well filled 19 cm cobs. Plants vigorous with most producing 2 cobs. Has resistance to Rust, Northern Corn Leaf Blight and Maize Dwarf Mosaic Virus. Matures approx 85 days from sowing.
Supersweet bicoloured variety. Med season marurity producing cobs 18 to 20cm long and 4.5cm wide. Plants to 180cm.
BABY CORN/POPPING CORN
1903: Popping Corn (new!)
Use as Baby Corn when immature, or as Popcorn when mature and dry. Expect 5 or 6 cobs of true baby corn from each plant when harvested before the silk appears. Plant seed 10cm apart. Not to Tasmania.