Reid’s Yellow Dent Corn (Zea mays)
The most popular open-pollinated yellow corn in the US, Reid’s is well suited to the corn belt and mid-Atlantic region but adaptable to almost every state. A hardy, reliable variety producing 7’ tall stalks with yellow, 9” double ears. Excellent for grinding and feed.
- 75 seeds minimum
- Germination: 7-10 days
- Maturity: 85-110 days
- Direct sow 1-2” deep in full sun 1-2 weeks after last frost date when soil temperature reaches 60°F+.
- Space plants 10-12” apart in rows spaced 12-24” apart