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#13 - Kid garden - corn    

This planting is in the Up Front garden .


Latest Milestone Pruning

Quantity: 8

Plant Corn Zea mays 254


Care Instructions

Look to ensure a distance 11.7 inches (30.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - cover at a depth of at least 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) deep if you are going to sow this directly in the garden.

Corn can grow to a height of approximately 6.50 feet (that's 2.00 metres in metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden is in don't know light: Corn likes a position of full sun.

Remember to water often.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6b) is within the ideal range for Corn. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 9.

Corn requires a soil ph of 6.5 - 7.5 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.

More information about #13 - Kid garden - corn is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All #13 - Kid garden - corn Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived


  • 07 Aug 2013

    Pruning day 89

    Stunted growth for corn – pretty to look at but don’t know if we will get ripe cobs. Cut 2 stalks down today that were dried up.

  • 10 May 2013

    Transplanted day 0


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