Peaches & Cream is part of the Zea genus and is a Sweet corn variety. Its scientific name is Zea mays var. saccharata 'Peaches & Cream'. Peaches & Cream is a hybrid variety. This variety typically produces fruit in the following colours: Golden yellow and Light goldenrod yellow. The leaves of this particular variety normally show as Grade 1 Paint Green colour.
This corn variety is bi-colored, yellow and cream colored. The stalks get 6-feet tall, and the corn ears are 8-1/2-inches long. Because this is a hybrid variety, they should not be used for seed saving.Peaches & Cream grows as an Annual and is a Vegetable. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Peaches & Cream normally grows with a erect-like habit to a mature height of 1.82 metres (that's 5.92 feet imperial).
Peaches & Cream Sweet corn is great for inexperienced gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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Plant in four or more side-by-siderows, not one long row. This helps to assure proper pollination.Ensure a 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). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 21°C / 70°F to ensure good germination.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Peaches & Cream about 14 days after your last frost date.
Ears will be 8-1/2 inches long on a 6-foot tall plantExpect harvests to start to occur in mid autumn.