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Honeygold (sh2) Super-Sweet Hybrid

Giant Ears with Rich, Full Flavor!


One taste and you'll discover why this was a winner in our trials. Tender kernels, giant ears and sensational flavor are all wrapped in a dark green husk, creating a perfect package for the market or home. Vibrant golden yellow 9-in. ears are excellent for fresh eating, canning or freezing. Good disease tolerance and intermediate resistance to Northern corn leaf blight. cv. ACX3023. 79 DAYS.

Seed Counts: A packet of 250 sweet corn seeds sows a 50-ft. row. A 1/2-lb. packet of sweet corn seeds sows a 200-ft. row.

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  • Zone 3 - 9 annual
  • Height 72 inches
  • Germination 4 - 7 days with a soil temp of 85 degrees F.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • Pkt.-Approx. 250 seeds per packet
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  • Botanical Name: Zea mays 'ACX3023'
  • Height: 72 inches
  • Spacing: 10-12" plant spacing. 36" row spacing. Plant in blocks of at least 4 rows for adequate pollination.
  • Depth: 1 - 2 inches.
  • Spread: 1 - 1/2 ft
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Pollinator: To avoid cross pollination, separate blocks of individual varieties by at least 500 ft. or plant so they tassel at different times. Plants are in pollination mode for 2-3 weeks from time of tassel.
  • Foliage: Green strap-like foliage.
  • Fruit: Yellow. 8.5" ear length. 16-18 row count.
  • Days To Maturity: 79 days
  • Form: Upright
  • Soil Requirements: Needs deep, well-drained, fertile soil, pH 6.0 to 6.8 and consistent moisture
  • Pruning: Not necessary to remove suckers (side sprouts growing from the base of the plant).
  • Comments: High quality fresh-market variety selected for flavor, texture, and attractive dark husk package. For those who prefer their corn be a little less sweet, but still sensationally flavorful, this is the one for you! Rich, full flavor, tender texture, golden color and huge ears made this a winner in our corn trials. Freezes very well. NOTE: Isolate (250 - 300 feet or by 3+ weeks maturity time) from su, se and synergistic types.

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