Delectable R/M - #274T
(SE-Homozygous) (HY) 84 days. Vigorous and sturdy 7’H stalks produce 9”L x 2.1” ears set at 26”H with 18 rows of delicious small bicolor kernels wrapped in dark green husks. Wide range of adaptability. Easy to pick. Fresh Market, Home Garden. Isolation Required. High Resistance: Common Rust (RpGFJ), Maize Dwarf Mosaic; Intermediate Resistance: Stewart’s Wilt, Northern Corn Leaf Blight
About 3,200 seeds/lb; 200 seeds/oz for Sh2 (Supersweet) varieties
About 2,700 - seeds/lb; 165 seeds/oz for other sweet corn
Companions: Bean, cucumber, melon, parsley, pea, potato, pumpkin, squash.
Allies: Odorless marigold and white geranium deter Japanese beetles. Pigweed raises nutrients from the subsoil to where the corn can reach them.
Enemies: Tomatoes and corn are attacked by the same worm.