Corn Silver Platinum


GENUS: Valerianella SPECIES: locusta


Heritage Status: Overseas

Bio-Region of Origin: Kōanga since 2000

Number of Seeds: 50

Description: Kōanga has spent 15 years bringing this very special heritage sweet corn variety, which is also a well known old corn variety in the US, back to strength. The cobs are shiny, pearly, silvery white, very sweet and delicious, with outstanding flavour! The foliage and stems are streaky red, stunning looking plants.

Planting Instructions: Scatter sow seeds into trays and transplant when 3.5cm high and soil temperatures reach 15-16 degrees C. Plant at 30cm apart in rows 50cm apart, deeply to cover leaves, and if necessary cover from birds.