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Corn, Stowell's Evergreen    #1908  CO2

Corn, Stowell's Evergreen #1908 CO2

$3.50

Nathaniel Newman Stowell of Massachusetts established this variety in 1848 by crossing Menomoni Flour Corn and the Iroquois Northern Sugar Corn. "Evergreen" refers to its ability to stay fresh & sweet for a long period of time. The corn would stay fresh through most of the winter. 8' stalks; 8-9" ears; 1-2 ears per stalk. (80-100 days)

60+ seeds/pkt

Direct sow seed 1/2 to 1" deep, after the soil has warmed. Sow 5-6 seeds per foot, in rows 30-40" apart. A minimum of 4 rows side by side are needed for best pollination. Companions: beans encourage growth; squash suppresses weeds; peas add nitrogen to the soil.


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