Hickory King White Corn (Zea mays)
With its extremely large yellow kernels, Hickory King is an exceptional roasting corn also used for grits, cornmeal, and tortillas. Because kernel skins are easily removed when soaked, it is a preferred for hominy. Husks are tighter than most varieties and offer excellent pest protection.
- 100 seeds minimum
- Germination: 7-10 days
- Maturity: 90-110 days
- Direct sow 1-2” deep in full sun 1-2 weeks after last frost date when soil temperature reaches 60°F+.
- Space plants 12” apart in rows 30-36” apart.