Buttergold Sweet Corn Seed

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One of the earliest varieties to come in. You can enjoy flavorful, tender, sweet corn sooner than ever before! With superior cool soil emergence, ‘Buttergold’ performs as well in northern climates as it does everywhere else corn will grow. The large, 7"–8" ears have 12–14 rows of juicy yellow kernels. Excellent for freezing. Ready to harvest about 3 weeks after silks appear. If kernel liquid is clear, it’s not ready yet. Sugary enhanced (SE). Non-GMO.

  • Type: Annual
  • Days to germinate: 5-10
  • Days to maturity: 63
  • Sun/shade: Full sun
  • Start indoors: Not recommended
  • Direct-sow outdoors: 1-2 weeks after last frost date; sow 1” deep
  • Spacing: 2 seeds every 12”, then thin 4” plants to 1 every 12”; space rows 14”-36” apart
  • Mature height: 5’-6’
  • Produce size: 7”-8”
  • Suitable for container growing: No
  • Year of discovery: Unknown; originated as a mutation in Native American tribal fields

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Why did you choose this?
Stark Bro's Store
First time to try.
Judith T on Jan 25, 2019
First time to try.
Judith T on Jan 25, 2019
How many seeds per package?
TIM F on Feb 10, 2019
BEST ANSWER: There are 8-10 seeds per gram, so 80-100 seeds per packet.
Is this a hybrid or will saved seed come true?
Leslie S on Feb 22, 2019
BEST ANSWER: All of our seeds are open-pollinated, meaning you can save it, plant it and it will be true to name.

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