8-in. golden yellow ears
16 full rows on every ear
Creamy texture with good corn flavor
Resistant to many common corn diseases
Combines exceptionally tender, flavorful sweet corn and good disease resistance. Bodacious RM Hybrid Sweet Corn is resistant to many of the common corn diseases including Common Rust, Maize Dwarf Mosaic and Northern Corn Leaf Blight. But, what gardeners really like about Bodacious is its sweet, flavorful golden yellow ears. An improved variety, Bodacious has 16 full rows on every 8 in. ear. It’s excellent for eating fresh, canning and freezing. Bodacious is a sugary-enhanced hybrid (se) and has higher sugar levels than (su) varieties and good holding qualities. Sugary-enhanced hybrids are known for their superior tenderness, creamy texture and good “corn” flavor. When planting, isolate from all (sh2) and (su) corn varieties. 75 DAYS
Zea mays ‘Bodacious R/M’
Spacing:10-12″ plant spacing. 36″ row spacing. Plant in blocks of at least 4 rows for adequate pollination.
Depth:1 – 2 inches
Spread:1 – 1 1/2 feet.
Light Required:Full Sun
Size:100 Seed Pkt
Fruit:Yellow corn. 8″ ear length. 1.8″ ear diameter. 16 rows of kernels. High resistance to common rust, maize dwarf, Northern Corn Leaf Blight. Moderate resistance to Stewart’s Wilt.
Days To Maturity:75 Days
Form:Vegetable, Corn, Sweet Corn, se Sweet Corn
Soil Requirements:Needs deep, well-drained, fertile soil, pH 6.0 to 6.8 and consistent moisture.
Seed Count:Packet has Approximately 100 seeds, 1/2lb has approximately 960 seeds, 2 lbs has approximately 3,840 seeds.
Pruning:Not necessary to remove suckers (side sprouts growing from the base of the plant).