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Silver Duchess (sy) Super-Sweet Hybrid Corn

Better than Silver Queen


This improved version of Silver King and Silver Queen is sure to win your heart! Silver Duchess consistently produces 9-in. white ears with 16 rows of bright, white kernels that are sugary sweet, crisp and filled to the tips. Nice, protective husk. Resistant to Common Rust, Stewart's Wilt and Northern Leaf Blight. Synergistic. 78 DAYS.

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  • Zone 3 - 9 annual
  • Height 8 - 9 feet.
  • Germination 5 - 8 days.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Zea mays 'Silver Duchess'; Family: Poaceae (Grass Family)
  • Height: 8 - 9 feet.
  • Spacing: 10 - 12 inches between plants; 30 - 36 inches between rows.
  • Depth: 1 - 2 inches.
  • Spread: 15 - 18 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Yield: 10 dozen ears/100 foot row.
  • Color: White sweet corn.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Fruit: Silver Duchess consistently produces 9-in. white ears with 16 rows of bright, white kernels that are sugary sweet, crisp and filled to the tips.
  • Days To Maturity: 78 days.
  • Form: Upright.
  • Soil Requirements: Deep, rich, well-drained loam soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium to fast growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 200 seeds per packet. 1/2 lb. = 960, 2 lbs.= 3,840.
  • Comments: Resistant to Common Rust, Stewart's Wilt and Northern Leaf Blight.

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