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Trucker's Favorite White Dent Corn

The standard "Southern Tough" white dent corn.


Very hardy, vigorous variety can be sown earlier than hybrids. Heat tolerant and particularly well adapted to the South. 9" ears on 7–8' plants. Good for roasting, or pick during early milk stage for fresh eating. Dried corn can be ground for flour, cornmeal or tortillas. 115 DAYS. Seed Counts: A packet of 250 sweet corn seeds sows a 50' row. A 1/2 lb. packet of sweet corn seeds sows a 200' row.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual
  • Height 7 - 8 ft plants
  • Germination Will germinate well when the soil temperatures reach 60 degrees Fahrenheit or above
  • Shade Required Full sun

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  • Botanical Name: Zea mays "Trucker's Favorite"
  • Height: 7 - 8 ft plants
  • Spacing: 10 - 12 inches between plants; 30 - 36 inches between rows.
  • Depth: 1/2 inch deep
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun
  • Foliage: Green strap-like foliage.
  • Fruit: 9 inch ears
  • Days To Maturity: 115 days
  • Soil Requirements: Deep, rich, well-drained loam soil.
  • Seed Count: A packet of 250 sweet corn seeds sows a 50' row. A 1/2 lb. packet of sweet corn seeds sows a 200' row. Each ounce is approximately 75 seeds.
  • Comments: Very hardy, vigorous variety can be sown earlier than hybrids. Heat tolerant and particularly well adapted to the South.

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