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 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.
Soil Requirements: Deep, rich, well-drained loam soil.
Growth Rate: Medium to fast growth rate.
Seed Count: Approximately 250 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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