Corn, Peaches & Cream (Zea mays) - 60 Seeds

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Corn - Peaches & Cream (Zea mays) - 60 Seeds

•Hybrid
•Non-GMO
•American grown seeds
•Open Pollinated
•Drought tolerant and easy to grow
•USDA Zones: 3-12

Description:
This staple American crop takes up to 83 days. Full season fresh market bicolor corn. Designed for a fresh market, roadside stand, and home garden. The Peaches and Cream Hybrid variety of corn seeds is a hybrid that provides a high yield of yellow and white kernels. The stalks produce large, eight inch ears. The Peaches and Cream Hybrid crop does best with full sun, in grow zones three to eleven.


Nutritional Value:
It contains valuable B vitamins, which are important to your overall health. Corn also provides our bodies with essential minerals such as zinc, magnesium, copper, iron and manganese. Corn is a good source of the antioxidants carotenoids, lutein and zeaxanthin, which promote eye health.


Growing Instructions:
Begin by sowing corn seeds directly outdoors once temps have warmed to 60° in soil pH 6 to 6.5. Sow 1-2" deep with 4" between seeds and 30 inches between rows. The general rule of thumb is to grow at least 4 10 foot rows to assist it's pollination by wind. It takes roughly 30 seeds to sow a 10 foot row. When choosing a site in your garden, keep the sun in mind; these tall stalks have potential to block the sunlight from other plants. While growing, the crops will need one to one and a half inches of water per week. Corn is a frost sensitive annual that prefers full sun and is tolerant of a wide variety of soils. Corn is a heavy nitrogen feeder, so planting in beds which previously contained nitrogen-fixing crops such as beans, peas, etc. can give plants a boost.


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