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Disease Resistance:


High Resistance


Intermediate Resistance


Maize Dwarf Mosaic Virus


Northern Corn Leaf Blight


Common Rust


Stewart’s Wilt

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DelectableTreated (F1) Corn Seed


Product ID: 276T

Late-season, sugary enhanced (se+) bicolor.

Large, 8-8½", 16-20 row, small-kerneled ears are remarkably sweet and tender. Good husk characteristics and a fresh appearance. Easy to pick. Also recommended for baby corn production. The cool soil germination is average. Recommended minimum soil temp. at planting 55°F (13°C). Tiller-free, avg. 6' plants. Intermediate resistance to maize dwarf mosaic virus, northern corn leaf blight, common rust, and Stewart's wilt. Avg. 3,500 seeds/lb. Packet: 150 seeds.

Product Price Qty
276TPacket  $3.95 
276T1,000 Seeds  $6.95 
Backordered until 11/29/16
276T5,000 Seeds  $28.90 
276T25,000 Seeds  $122.50 
276T100,000 Seeds  $428.00 
Backordered until 11/29/16

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   80

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

Disease Resistance Codes:


Shipping Information & Notes

NOTE: Corn Cold Testing As an additional service to our customers, all Johnny's treated sweet corn seed lots are "cold tested". We take this extra step to ensure our customers receive the highest germinating seeds possible. Cold testing mimics spring soil conditions and indicates suitability for early, cool soil sowing.

Growing Information

Corn, Sweet

CULTURE: Cold soil planting risks poor germination! Even treated corn seeds risk low germination under 60°F (16°C). Only treated seeds of good cold-germinating varieties may be sown in 55°F (13°C) soil if warmer weather is anticipated. Otherwise wait until soil temperature is at least 60°F (16°C). Please see the sweet corn comparison chart for minimum soil temperature at planting for individual varieties. Make first sowings of UNTREATED seeds when soil is warm, at least 65°F (18°C). Floating row covers may be used on early plantings to help moderate soil temperature.
Plan to separate small plantings of Super Sweets by a distance of 25 feet, (acreage plantings,100 feet) from non-Super Sweet varieties, or by time, a 10-day planting date/maturity difference. Extensive crossing with non-Super Sweets will result in tough, starchy kernels in both types. Sow 3/4-1" deep, 6-7" apart (or 2 seeds every 9", thinning to 1 plant), rows 30-36" apart. Increase this rate for untreated seeds. Arrange in blocks of at least 4 rows for proper pollination, which is needed for well-filled ears. Successive plantings can be made through early summer; most growers prefer to extend the sweet corn season by planting a few varieties of different maturities.
Consult your local Extension office for Integrated Pest Management information. Reduce insect pests in the next corn crop by prompt plowing-in or removal and composting of cornstalks after harvest.
When kernels are full and "milky," generally indicated by a drying and browning of the ear silks. Record the date on which about half the plants show silk. Corn is ready to eat 18-24 days after ear silks first show; the warmer the weather, the sooner you can pick it.
Varies widely with weather conditions and planting dates. Use these figures to compare one variety to another, not to accurately predict maturity on a given day.
500'/M, 2,500'/5M, 12,500'/25M, 30M/acre at 2 seeds/ft. in rows 36" apart.
SEEDS/LB.: 1,700-3,500 (avg. 2,500 su/se/synergistic type). Super Sweet 2,500-5,500 (avg. 3,000)
150 seeds sows 75' at 2 seeds/ft.
(1) treated with fungicide seed protectants (T), or (2) untreated seeds. We offer most varieties untreated for organic growers. All fungicide treated corn seeds are polymer-coated after treatment to prevent rubbing off or dusting of the treatment.

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