Organic Corn, True Gold
(1/2 lb)

Tender Yellow Kernels of Superior Flavor

Brand: Peaceful Valley    Item Number: SNV5396

$8.99/1/2 Lb

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$8.99/1/2 Lb

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Description

Please note: 2018 seeds will begin shipping in December.

Corn - True Gold - Zea mays

Tender Annual True Gold's ears are 8" long with 18-20 rows of tender yellow kernels of superior flavor. It grows well in northern regions and cool coastal areas. True Gold has long-standing sweetness, good production, and resists lodging.

Did You Know? Corn is rich in protein and contains many minerals.

Soil & Water: Corn is a heavy feeder requiring high amounts of nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium (NPK). Its weak and shallow root system likes loose soil with a high compost content.

Planting & Growing: Sow seeds directly outdoors 1 week after the last frost. You can start earlier by using black or green plastic mulches and floating row covers to obtain optimum conditions. Plant in blocks rather than rows to ensure good germination. To prevent cross-pollination, plant different varieties at least 500'.

Harvesting & Storage: Ripe corn usually has a small amount of green silk near the top with dry, brownish silk at the ends. Sugar content is highest in the morning.

Soil Temperature: 70-85F
Planting Depth: 1"
Germination: 4-12 Days
Height At Maturity: 6'-8'
Days To Maturity: 80-90 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 8"
Approx Seeds per Pack: 1,186 Seeds

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s). Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
Buy with confidence and plant the best!

Features

  • Open-Pollinated
  • Succession Planting

Characteristics

Seed Unit Sizes 1/2 lb Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Life Cycle Tender Annual Planting Time Spring, Summer
Approximate Harvest Time Early Summer, Late Summer Ideal Soil Temperature 70-85°F
Days to Maturity 60 - 90 Days Sun Requirements Full Sun
Growth Habit Upright Starting Location Direct Sow
Corn Type Sweet
Seed Unit Sizes 1/2 lb
Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Life Cycle Tender Annual
Planting Time Spring, Summer
Approximate Harvest Time Early Summer, Late Summer
Ideal Soil Temperature 70-85°F
Days to Maturity 60 - 90 Days
Sun Requirements Full Sun
Growth Habit Upright
Starting Location Direct Sow
Corn Type Sweet

Planting & Care

Soil & Water: Corn is a heavy feeder requiring high amounts of nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium (NPK). Its weak and shallow root system likes loose soil with a high compost content.

Planting & Growing: Sow seeds directly outdoors 1 week after the last frost. You can start earlier by using black or green plastic mulches and floating row covers to obtain optimum conditions. Plant in blocks rather than rows to ensure good germination. To prevent cross-pollination, plant different varieties at least 500'.

Harvesting & Storage: Ripe corn usually has a small amount of green silk near the top with dry, brownish silk at the ends. Sugar content is highest in the morning.

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Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 0.75 lbs. Dimensions: 8"L x 4"W x 0.75"H

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