- Originally created by J.A. Beagley of Sibly, IL in 1890 this high yielding, large eared, tight husk corn does well in poor soils and drought conditions.
112 Days to maturity. Zea mays. Silvermine Corn Seeds. Non-GMO, annual, open-pollinated, heirloom, Dent Corn. Suitable for growing in garden plots or raised beds. Corn tolerates heat and drought-prone regions. Silvermine Corn Seeds were 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. ~80 seeds/oz.