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Sweet Corn Silver N Gold 65 F1 Hybrid in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Zea mays var. saccharata 'Silver N' Gold 65 ' F1 Hybrid

 

Sweet Corn 'Silver N' Gold 65' F1 Hybrid

A type of flowering edible vegetable / grass, usually grown as an annual plant (i.e. grown for a single season) Sweet corn, a high sugar-content variety of maize, is grown for the cobs of yellow kernels ("corn on the cob").'Silver 'n Gold 65' is an F1 hybrid bi-coloured, early-season sweetcorn, Good seedling vigour, and strong production of 8"-8.5" cobs, covered with 12-16 rows of flavoursome kernels

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plant Features
  • Sweet Corn Silver N Gold 65 F1 Hybrid likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Sweet Corn Silver N Gold 65 F1 Hybrid likes frequent watering

    Frequent watering

  • Sweet Corn Silver N Gold 65 F1 Hybrid is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Sweet Corn Silver N Gold 65 F1 Hybrid likes medium to heavy

    Medium to heavy

 
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plant information

Common name

Sweet Corn 'Silver N' Gold 65' F1 Hybrid

Latin name

Zea mays var. saccharata 'Silver N' Gold 65 ' F1 Hybrid

type

Vegetable

family

Poaceae

ph

6.5 - 7.5 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Sweet Corn Silver N Gold 65 F1 Hybrid likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Sweet Corn Silver N Gold 65 F1 Hybrid is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Soil

    Sweet Corn Silver N Gold 65 F1 Hybrid likes medium to heavy

    Medium to heavy

  • Water

    Sweet Corn Silver N Gold 65 F1 Hybrid likes frequent watering

    Frequent watering

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant
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full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Sweet Corn Silver N Gold 65 F1 Hybrid is 0.30meters x 2.00meters 0.30 M 2.00 M

Zea mays var. saccharata 'Silver N' Gold 65 ' F1 Hybrid

A type of flowering edible vegetable / grass, usually grown as an annual plant (i.e. grown for a single season) Sweet corn, a high sugar-content variety of maize, is grown for the cobs of yellow kernels ("corn on the cob").'Silver 'n Gold 65' is an F1 hybrid bi-coloured, early-season sweetcorn, Good seedling vigour, and strong production of 8"-8.5" cobs, covered with 12-16 rows of flavoursome kernels


Sowing seed outdoors

From Early Spring TO Early Spring

Look to ensure a distance 7.8 inches (20.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - bury at a depth of at least 1.17 inches (3.0 cm) deep. Soil temperature should be kept higher than 21°C / 70°F to ensure good germination. You should look at sowing Sweet corn about 14 days after your last frost date .

 

Planting young plants

From Early Spring TO Early Spring

Planting out too early will make the plant cold and delay its growth. When the ground has warmed plant out in a block rather than a row, to aid the wind pollenation. Ensure that temperatures are mild (minimum night temperatures should be around 15°C / 59°F) and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Sweet corn is a tender plant.

 
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