The Extra-Tenders have brought a high level of sweetness and tenderness to the supersweet class, and Extra-Tender 272A is no exception. The bicolor kernels are refined for an early hybrid and fill the 7-1/2 to 8" ears well to the tip with 16 to 18 rows. The 5' plants are sturdy, have intermediate resistance to Stewart’s wilt and SCLB, and hold the ears at 18" The husk package is appealing with its dark green color and ample flags. Isolation required.
Approximately 2,630 seeds per pound
Seeding depth: 0.5 - 1.25 inches
Germination days: 6 - 12 days
Maturation days: 72 days