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What does Ambrosia corn look like?

Last Updated: 2nd January, 2020

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The Ambrosia Corn is a sugar enhanced (SE) bi-color sweet corn with an excellent flavor. This F1 hybrid is a favored plump and juicy corn variety! Named for its delectable taste, Ambrosia has a mix of tasty white and yellow kernels! Ambrosia's 8″ long ears are bursting with about 16 rows of jam-packed kernels.

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In this manner, how long does it take Ambrosia corn to grow?

68 to 72 days

Also Know, how many kernels are in a pound of sweet corn seeds? My seed catalog says 6 sweet corn seeds per gram. 454 grams per pound =~ 2724 or so seeds per pound.

Consequently, what is the sweetest type of corn?

The Silver Queen corn is a white sweet corn variety that matures late-season and is one of the sweetest and most tender corns ever developed.

What is Ambrosia corn?

The Ambrosia Corn is a sugar enhanced (SE) bi-color sweet corn with an excellent flavor. This F1 hybrid is a favored plump and juicy corn variety! Named for its delectable taste, Ambrosia has a mix of tasty white and yellow kernels! Ambrosia's 8″ long ears are bursting with about 16 rows of jam-packed kernels.

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