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'Golden Bantam Improved' Corn
Sub-Category: Normal (su)
Early Season
Yellow kernel
Description: Open pollinated, early- to mid-season, normal (su), yellow, sweet corn. Selected from 'Golden Bantam' for longer ears and more tender kernels.
Days To Maturity: 70-85
Seed Sources: Seed Savers Exchange - updated in 2014
Underwood Gardens - updated in 2011

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Ease/Reliability: (4.0 Stars)Ease/Reliability
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Reviewed on 05/28/2018 by farmerdill - An experienced gardener

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Richmond, Georgia, United States
Frost Free Season: 183 - 203 days
Soil Texture: Sand
Garden Size: Large - More than 1,600 square feet (40' x 40')
Sun Exposure: More than 8 hours per day

An oldie from my youth. A larger version of Burpee\'s Golden Bantam with larger ears. Often vended as 12 row Golden Bantam. Easy to grow but taste falls very short of newer varieties.

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