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Peer-reviewed Article

High-sugar sweet corn hybrids in southern California


James W. Cameron, University of California

publication information

California Agriculture 31(2):12-13. February 1977.


No new hybrids have yet been introduced, but some of the hybrids tested have many good qualities. Characteristics evaluated include plant vigor, ear length, husk cover, kernel sweetness and tenderness, and tolerance to ozone air pollution.

author affiliations

James W. Cameron is Professor of Horticultural Science and Geneticist, University of California, Riverside.

author notes

The cooperation of Emil Wolf, University of Florida, and A. M. Rhodes, University of Illinois, for providing certain breeding lines, is acknowledged with thanks.