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Inferno Hybrid Sweet Corn (sy)
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Inferno Hybrid Sweet Corn (sy)

Golden Start to Sweet Corn Season

Early-maturing, synergistic, yellow corn has an amazingly sweet, tender taste. Produces 16-18 rows of glossy, golden kernels that fill the 7½-8½ in. ears. The blunt-tipped ears are wrapped in handsome husks with long, attractive flag leaves. Tasty fresh, canned or frozen. Synergistic hybrids have a very high sugar content, tender-crisp texture and slow conversion of sugars to starches. When planting, isolate from super-sweet (sh2) and normal or high-sugar (su) hybrids. Seeds should be spaced 10-12 in. apart in rows 36 in. apart. For adequate pollination, plant corn seeds in blocks of at least four rows. Approx. 250 seeds per pkt. 73 DAYS.
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  • 1/2 lb of seeds
  • $39.99
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  • Botanical Name: Zea mays 'Inferno'
  • Height: 6-7 feet.
  • Spacing: 10-12 inch plant spacing. 36 inch row spacing. Plant in blocks of at least 4 rows for adequate pollination.
  • Depth: 1 - 2 inches deep.
  • Spread: 1-1 1/2 feet.
  • Light Required: Full sun.
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating.
  • Yield: Good yields
  • Foliage: Attractive, dark green husks. Attractive flag leaves.
  • Fruit: 7 1/2 - 8 1/2 inch ears of 16-18 rows of glossy yellow, delectably sweet kernels that nicely the ear. Ears are set at 20 inches.
  • Days To Maturity: 73 days
  • Zone: 3 - 9 annual
  • Germination: 6 - 10 days
  • Form: Upright
  • Soil Requirements: Needs deep, well-drained, fertile soil, pH 6.0 to 6.8 and consistent moisture.
  • Growth Rate: Moderaate growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 250 sees per packet, sows 50 foot row., 1/2 lb. approx. 1,000 seeds sows 250 foot row.
  • Pruning: N/a
  • Comments: The amazingly sweet, tender kernels of Inferno make it the early-maturing synergistic yellow to grow in your garden. Glossy, golden yellow kernels grow on 7 1/2 - 8 1/2-inch ears in 16-18 rows. Kernels fill in nicely on these large ears, with blunt tips. Long, attractive flag leaves. Handsome, attractive husks on compact, sturdy plants.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A to 4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A to 10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

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Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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