Corn golden bantam 8 row
Days To Maturity : 70
Germination Days : 7-10
Planting Depth : 1-2
Seed Code : C
Seeds Per Packet : 60
Spacing : 15
When To Plant : Early spring
When To Plant : Mid-summer
17 PKTs Available
Golden Bantam Sweet Corn VCO-3340

PKT

60
Seeds

Heirloom from 1902,

and still a favorite.

This is the original 8-row strain which was the first popular yellow sweet corn.

8 rows of yellow kernels on 7" ears. Short, 5-6' vigorous plants generally yields 2 ears.

Excellent flavor for eating or freezing.

Can be ready by mid-Summer. This strain has smaller, paler ears than the 12-row Golden Bantam you may have seen. BOTANICAL NAME: Zea mays

GROWING INSTRUCTIONS:

An early variety that can be ready by mid-summer. Does well in many soils, heavy feeder-use lots of compost. Good drainage and full sun important. Must be planted in a section at least 5 feet square for good cross-pollination. Sow seed 2 weeks after average date of last frost. Greedy feeder so fertilize well. Don't plant same place every year. . GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION: W, H/Matures as marked/Harvest 1-2 /Yield fresh 17-68, dry 12-48/ Spacing 15" ADDITIONAL INFORMATION :Tolerates hot weather

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bantam corn
on 05/23/14 by Walkin Customer

This corn is very small but taste very good