Where does a new apple variety come from? How are new apple varieties created? In the case of Ambrosia apples, it was serendipity and the work of nature.
New apple varieties don't happen naturally very often. This video explains how Ambrosia apples were discovered in British Columbia, Canada after a chance seedling starting producing a unique apple.
It took a lot of hard work from a team of enthusiastic farmers and the Summerland Varieties Corporation to turn nature's gift into a household name and much beloved variety of apple.
Watch to learn how nature creates a new variety of apples, how the Ambrosia apple came to be, and how consumer demand and many, many dedicated farmers added to its success.
Slice up an Ambrosia, sit back and let us tell you the story of how this delicious apple came to be.