Silver Queen is quite frequently described as being a "white" corn , well it's not really white, just a very pale yellowish white. It's a popular and tasty late season sweet hybrid variety of corn.
There are a few variations sold as "silver queen" but the differences are very subtle.
Another similar cultivar is Silver King, which is slightly larger and matures about 10 days earlier.
The stalks of silver queen average 5 - 6 feet tall, but under very good conditions can attain up to 7-8 feet in height with a spread of about 1 foot. The ears are 8 to 9 inches long.
Silver Queen can be canned or frozen but is best eaten fresh.
Corn Should be planted in blocks as opposed to rows and should not be planted near other varieties of Corn [See - Isolating Sweet Corn.] Cross pollination tends to produce poor tasting starchy corn.
Silver Queen Corn can be seeded directly into the soil, or it can also be started indoors and later transplanted. Whichever mode you choose, Plant it in blocks, at least four rows wide, for proper pollination and well-filled ears
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