Sweet corn 'Silver Queen'
Zea mays var. saccharata
Belonging to the Zea genus (Zea mays var. saccharata 'Silver Queen'), Silver Queen is a variety of Sweet corn. Silver Queen is a hybrid variety.
A classic hybrid white sweet corn variety, very tasty, released in 1955. Extremely popular in much of the USA.Silver Queen grows as an Annual and is a Vegetable. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Silver Queen normally grows to a mature height of 2.00 metres (that's 6.50 feet imperial).
Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Silver Queen Sweet corn is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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How to grow Sweet corn 'Silver Queen'
Growing Silver Queen from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Silver Queen about 14 days after your last frost date.
Transplanting Silver Queen
Harvesting Silver Queen
Sweet corn 'Silver Queen' information
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A classic hybrid white sweet corn, introduced in 1955, by Rogers. 1
Rogers Silver Queen