• 1575
  • As is indicated by its binomial name, it is generally thought to have spread to the rest of Europe from Spain, but the first mention of the vegetable by a Western writer came from Leonhard Rudolf, who reported seeing scorzonera at the market of Aleppo in Syria, in 1575. (wikipedia.org)
  • Corn
  • Otherwise wait until soil temperature is at least 60°F (16°C). Please see the Sweet Corn Comparison Chart for minimum soil temperature at planting for individual varieties. (johnnyseeds.com)
  • most growers prefer to extend the sweet corn season by planting a few varieties of different maturities. (johnnyseeds.com)