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Corn, Country Gentleman

Three sisters planting; Planted 15 seeds, 12 germinated, thinned to 9, all got sick around day 30.

This planting has been archived (Harvested).

Quantity: 5

Plant Sweet corn Zea mays var. saccharata 2365


Care Instructions

Ensure a rough distance of 7.8 inches (20.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 1.17 inches (3.0 cm) when sowing directly.

Sweet corn 'Country Gentleman' is known for growing to a height of approximately 2.00 metres (6.50 feet) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has full sun light which is ideal for Sweet corn 'Country Gentleman'.

Remember to water often.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5b) is within the ideal range for Sweet corn 'Country Gentleman'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 11.

Sweet corn 'Country Gentleman' tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.5 and 7.5 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.

More information about Corn, Country Gentleman is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Corn, Country Gentleman Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived
Corn, Country Gentleman Corn, Country Gentleman

Zea mays var. saccharata

xan Chicago, United States Chicago, United S... 24 Jun 09 27 Sep 10 (Failed to Germinate)



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