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Ambrosia Hybrid Corn

In this Plant Profile, get specific details, including the characteristics and best uses of Ambrosia Hybrid Corn, one of eight Plant Profiles featured in our Corn Collection.

Ambrosia Hybrid Corn

Ambrosia Hybrid Corn

Ambrosia is the food of ancient Greek gods—maybe that’s why this SE variety is so popular? It’s sweet and easy to grow, taking 75 days to reach maturity. This variety requires lots of sun, but you’ll be rewarded with stalks up to 7 feet high. Ambrosia is perfect for summer picnics.


  • Large, plump ears
  • High yield
  • Flecked “checkerboard” kernels of bright and dark yellow
  • 16 rows of tender, crunchy kernels
  • Great variety for beginner corn gardeners

Have you grown Ambrosia Hybrid corn? If so, tell us your top tips for ensuring a delicious harvest.


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