Corn Seeds

Corn is native to central America. It is an annual crop. Very popular for it's versatile uses. From popcorn to vegetable oil.

Peaches & Cream Hybrid Sweet Corn

Zea mays var rugosa (hybrid) Peaches & Cream Hybrid Sweet Corn (82 days Sugary Enhancer Hybri...

Zea mays var rugosa (hybrid) Peaches & Cream Hybrid Sweet Corn (82 days Sugary Enhancer Hybrid (SE). That means this varietiy will stay sweet and tender for 9-14 days after reaching maturity. A popular favorite Peaches and Cream is succulent, sweet and everything you would expect in a summer sweet corn. Never buy sweet corn in the grocery when its so easy to grow and tastes so much better out of your own backyard. Think summer bbq and sweet corn dripping with butter! Peaches & Cream a...

$4.19 $629.95

Original 8-row Golden Bantam Corn

Golden Bantam Learn how to grow the absolute best corn! 1906 Keith & Co. Seed catalogs say...

Golden Bantam Learn how to grow the absolute best corn! 1906 Keith & Co. Seed catalogs says about Golden Bantam Corn Seed... "A sterling novelty of extreme hardiness. Can be planted earlier than any other true sweet form; is then the first corn to produce cobs for the table. Is superior to all other corn in rich, sweet flavor, and is the best corn to grow for home use." 1932 Burpee's Seed Company catalog says about Golden Bantam Corn Seed... "America's favorite sweet corn! The name al...

$3.14 $272.99

Stowells Evergreen Sweet Corn

Zea mays Stowell's Evergreen Sweet Corn (95 days)   Stowell's Evergreen Sweet Corn was originall...

Zea mays Stowell's Evergreen Sweet Corn (95 days)   Stowell's Evergreen Sweet Corn was originally developed by Nathaniel Newman Stowell of Burlington, New Jersey in 1848. Stowell was a farmer and spent some years refining this variety, which he developed by crossing Menomony Soft Corn and Northern Sugar Corn. In the fall of 1855, he sold just two ears of seed corn to a close friend for four dollars, on the agreement that the seed was for personal use only. Stowell's "friend" then re-sold th...

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Kandy Korn Hybrid Corn

(85-89 days)  Sugary Enhancer Hybrid (SE). That means this variety will stay sweet and tender for...

(85-89 days)  Sugary Enhancer Hybrid (SE). That means this variety will stay sweet and tender for 9-14 days after reaching maturity.  Kandy Korn is a bit of legend for its outstanding flavor and high sugar content.  Sweet delectable golden kernels are born on 8" ears with 16-20 rows and held high on 8 foot burgundy colored stalks. Kandy Korn has a long late harvest perfect for fresh eating or freezing. If you really wanted corn all summer you should plant Xtra Early Sweet and Kandy Korn. No...

$3.68 $530.51

Bodacious RM Hybrid Sweet Corn

Zea mays var rugosa (hybrid) Bodacious RM Hybrid Sweet Corn (75 days) Bodacious is a sugary enhan...

Zea mays var rugosa (hybrid) Bodacious RM Hybrid Sweet Corn (75 days) Bodacious is a sugary enhanced homozygous hybrid that has a superior high quality taste and a sweetness that will still be popping in your mouth days after you pick it. Widely adaptable in northern latitudes. Matures early and enhanced disease resistance. Resistant to MDMV and R, tolerant to ST. (both common rust and Stewarts Wilt) Ear Length: 8 inches Ear Diameter: 1.8 inches Ear Height: 20 inches Number Rows: 16 Plan...

$3.14 $593.25

Silver Queen Hybrid Sweet Corn

Zea mays Silver Queen (su) Hybrid Sweet Corn (88 days) Silver Queen is a late season sweet corn t...

Zea mays Silver Queen (su) Hybrid Sweet Corn (88 days) Silver Queen is a late season sweet corn that is legendary for its juicy white kernels that are born in 14-16 rows on 8-9 inch ears. It's a little later in the season by a week than most sweet corns, but well worth the wait. Rich and complex old-fashioned corn flavor. Excellent tip fill. Tight husks help keep corn worms to a minimum. Stalks can reach 8 foot tall. Resistant to Southern corn leaf blight caused by Bipolaris maydis, Nort...

$3.66 $541.80

IMPROVED Golden Bantam Corn

Zea mays Improved Golden Bantam Corn (75-82 days)  This is an improved selection from the origina...

Zea mays Improved Golden Bantam Corn (75-82 days)  This is an improved selection from the original 8-row golden bantam corn. It has all the wonderful characteristics of the original golden bantam and then some! Sweet golden yellow 7-8" ears. (Original 8-row has 5-7" ears) 10-14 rows. (Original has 8 rows) Improved to stay tender longer, have longer ears and more evenly spaced broad kernels. 2 corn ears per stalk. Grows 7-8 feet tall. Tolerant of tight spacing and dry conditions. Can be frozen...

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Japanese Hulless Popcorn

Japanese Hulless Popcorn (86 days) Was once called Australian Hulless Grow your own popcorn! J...

Japanese Hulless Popcorn (86 days) Was once called Australian Hulless Grow your own popcorn! Japanese Hulless grows 4-5' tall and bears 3-6 four inch long ears. This is a nutty, flavorful popcorn. Very productive. Japanese Hulless is a great corn to grow with the kids. They get real excited knowing the corn they are growing will be a tasty, buttery treat on family movie night. Great for school projects as well. Heirloom Varieties of Popcorn: Japanese Hulless Heirloom Popcorn, Lady Finger ...

$2.89 $251.99

Country Gentleman Corn Seed

Zea mays Country Gentleman Corn Seed (90 days) "Without a doubt the sweetest and most tender of a...

Zea mays Country Gentleman Corn Seed (90 days) "Without a doubt the sweetest and most tender of all sweet corns." 1896 Peter Henderson & Co. about Country Gentleman Corn Seed "One of the very sweetest and delicious of all sugar corns." John Salzer Seed Co. 1912 on Country Gentleman  Country Gentleman corn was introduced around 1890 by Frank Woodruff & Sons.Peter Henderson Seed Company followed suit the next year.This old heirloom corn was what the old-timers called "shoe peg" corn. Co...

$5.24 $246.70

Hickory King White Corn Seeds

Zea mays Hickory King White Corn Seeds (115 days) Large wide deep kernels on small white cobs. 8-...

Zea mays Hickory King White Corn Seeds (115 days) Large wide deep kernels on small white cobs. 8-9" long ears. Grows in a wide variety of soils. Very tight husks help keep out corn worms. Excellent root structure, but remember to plant them on 8-10" centers so they can help support each other in high winds. Each plant can easily average a pound of dry kernels. One of the best varieties for hominy because the skin slips off so easy. Great Hickory King recipes. There are many uses for dent corn...

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Honey & Cream Corn F1 Hybrid

Zea mays Germ 7-14 days This longtime favorite, sweet corn with it's sweet white and yellow kerne...

Zea mays Germ 7-14 days This longtime favorite, sweet corn with it's sweet white and yellow kernels, produces excellent flavor.  Stalks are 7.5’ tall and produce 7-8” ears with 12-14 rows per ear. 79-84 days to maturity. Great flavor for fresh eating as well as freezing and canning.  PLANTING: Prepare the soil, plant 1-1 1/2” deep, late spring when the soil is at least 60 degrees. Thin to 8-12” apart. Plant in blocks. Germination should be as early as 4-5 days.  Harvest- Ready to be picked ap...

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Hickory King Yellow Corn Seeds

Zea mays Hickory King Yellow Corn Seeds (90-115 days)   Originating in Appalachia around the late...

Zea mays Hickory King Yellow Corn Seeds (90-115 days)   Originating in Appalachia around the late 1800s. Huge yellow kernels not seen in modern corn. Hickory King produces plants that are 12' tall. Each stalk produces 2 very large ears. Excellent for roasting, grits, cornmeal, and cornuts. Hickory king has a very high leafy green matter which makes it perfect for silage. Tight husks which help keep out corn worms. Was also known as "bingo corn" in the South as the kernels are so big they were...

$2.61 $120.75

Pencil Cob corn

Zea mays Pencil Cob Corn Seeds (73-100 days)   Pencil Cob is was named this way because the cob c...

Zea mays Pencil Cob Corn Seeds (73-100 days)   Pencil Cob is was named this way because the cob can be as thin as a pencil. This produces long and deep kernels. Considered a shoepeg dent corn that was typically used as a roasting corn, but very flavorful in its milk stage for frying or creaming. Incredibly popular for southern style grits. However, one of the folks here at Sustainable Seed swears it makes the sweestest corn bread and it's all she will use. Pencil Cob grows 6'-12' tall and pro...

$2.89 $104.99

Truckers Favorite Yellow Corn Seeds

Zea mays Truckers Favorite Yellow Corn Seeds (70--85 days)   T.W. Wood & Sons Seed Co. claims...

Zea mays Truckers Favorite Yellow Corn Seeds (70--85 days)   T.W. Wood & Sons Seed Co. claims to have introduced Truckers Favorite. This is an early maturing yellow strain. Very impressive at 70 days! A dent corn that grows 6-9' in height. Ears are 8-12" and have 12-14 rows on a red cob. Excellent for early planting. 1938 T.W. Woods Seed Co. says about Truckers Favorite Heirloom Corn.... "There is no early garden corn so extensively grown in the South as Trucker's Favorite corn. It is muc...

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Ambrosia Hybrid F1 Sweet Corn

Zea Mays (Hybrid) Ambrosia "food of the gods" is a bi-colored hybrid that does well when the sun ...

Zea Mays (Hybrid) Ambrosia "food of the gods" is a bi-colored hybrid that does well when the sun hits it for most of the day and when given the right amount of nitrogen. Planted in the spring, this delectable summer corn has a two-inch diameter;16 rows of sweet kernels that matures in 75 days and best if planted after the last frost. This sweet, extra sugar enhanced corn will have your mouth watering for more!  Height: 70-80 inches  Sunlight: Full                                              ...

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Eureka Ensilage Dent Corn

Zea mays Eureka Ensilage Dent Corn (110-120)   Stalks grow a huge 11-13' tall. (See the old 1907 ...

Zea mays Eureka Ensilage Dent Corn (110-120)   Stalks grow a huge 11-13' tall. (See the old 1907 ad that says Eureka grows 18-20' tall!) Very large ears that measure 10-11" long. 14-16 rows on an ear. White kernels. Great storage dent corn huge amounts of silage for your cows or goats. Very old variety. I believe we are one of the very last seed companies to carry this great old heirloom.

$2.61 $104.53

Silver King Corn Seed

Zeas mays Silver King Corn Seed (105 days) Also known as "Wisconsin #7" Historically, J. A. Be...

Zeas mays Silver King Corn Seed (105 days) Also known as "Wisconsin #7" Historically, J. A. Beagley of Sibly, IL is credited for originating Silver King in 1890. Further developed by the Wisconsin Experiment Station. Offered to the open seed market by the L.L. Olds Seed Company in 1907. Although John A. Salzer Seed Co. makes the same claim about Silver King. In 1907 at the experiment station Silver King was recorded to produce 98 bushels per acre. A real record at the time using organic fe...

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Truckers Favorite White Corn Seeds

Zea mays Truckers Favorite White Corn Seeds (65-95 days)   T.W. Wood & Sons Seed Co. claims t...

Zea mays Truckers Favorite White Corn Seeds (65-95 days)   T.W. Wood & Sons Seed Co. claims to have introduced Truckers Favorite. A heirloom white dent field corn that is excellent for roasting in the milk stage, frying or used as a dent. Perfect for making hominy. Stays in top condition for a long period. Stalks are 8-9' and perfect for early fodder. Ears are 8-10" and have 14-18 rows. High yields with good soil fertilization. Excellent foliage for early fodder. Hardy for the South.

$3.14 $104.99

Lancaster Sure Crop Corn

Lancaster Sure Crop Corn Seed (115 days)   Developed by Issac Hershey (and family). Hershey was a...

Lancaster Sure Crop Corn Seed (115 days)   Developed by Issac Hershey (and family). Hershey was a Mennonite elder in Lancaster, Pennsylvania who set about creating the perfect corn for his needs. By 1910 he stopped mixing superior corns together and began selecting for early maturity, disease resistance, yield, large ears and stability. Thus Lancaster Sure Crop was born. So amazing is Lancaster that many of todays corn-belt hybrids can trace at least one parent back to this corn. Towering 1...

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Boone County White Corn Seed

Zea mays Boone County White Corn Seed (110-120 days)   Boone County White was created by Mr. Jame...

Zea mays Boone County White Corn Seed (110-120 days)   Boone County White was created by Mr. James Riley of Boone County, Indiana back in 1874. Mr. Riley started with the variety "White Mastodon" and selected on the traits he desired such as ear size and leaf size. A few years later he released his new corn and named it Boone County White. Boone County was very popular for good reason. It is a very heavy producer of huge ears that measure 9-11" in length. That is almost a foot long! The unif...

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Silvermine Corn Seeds

Zea mays Silvermine Corn Seeds (112 days)   Silvermine was created by J.A. Beagley of Sibly, ILL ...

Zea mays Silvermine Corn Seeds (112 days)   Silvermine was created by J.A. Beagley of Sibly, ILL in 1890. This corn produces extremely high yields. Very large, heavy ears at 11-12". Creamy white kernels. Does well on poor soils. Tight husk that resists corn ear worms. I have noticed a sweet flavor chewing on this corn in its dry stage. Leads me to believe it would be a fine roaster. Ernest W. Young of Lawrence, Kansas was a well known breeder of Silvermine around 1900. His 1904 test produced ...

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Spectrum Red Husk Corn

Zeas mays Spectrum Red Husk Corn Miniature 4.5 in/11 cm slim popcorn - bicolor, tricolor and sing...

Zeas mays Spectrum Red Husk Corn Miniature 4.5 in/11 cm slim popcorn - bicolor, tricolor and single colored cobs with both red and bleached white husks when dried.

$3.66 $15.59

Rainbow Indian Corn Seeds

(110 days) An amazing range of colors are born on this festive corn!  Rainbow Indian corn bears 8...

(110 days) An amazing range of colors are born on this festive corn!  Rainbow Indian corn bears 8-10" ears just packed with brilliant red, blue, gold and orange kernels.  Husks may be white or purple.  Use the purple husk as a dye the way the Indians did.  Used mostly today for decoration, but young ears can certainly be roasted or boiled.  Many fine eateries use this corn roasted and then added to salads to bring a unparalleled color and flavor.  Indian Rainbow can also be ground and used as...

$2.61 $315.00

Sweetest Corn Seed Collection

Some seed substitutions may apply. This collection may have up to 2 seed substitutions, typically...

Some seed substitutions may apply. This collection may have up to 2 seed substitutions, typically of a very similar variety to the one listed. This is due to a combination of seasonal demand and other factors that affect seed availability. Please refer to this article for more information. This a collection of our sweetest corn varieties.  You know the kind of fresh corn picked right off the stock, that needs no other sauce to enhance the flavor. We have chosen just those varieties for this c...

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