Papa's White was developed by corn breeder Ed Schultz along with the other corns in the Papa series - Papa's Red and Papa's blue. Like the Papa's Red, Ed developed the Atomic Orange over a 30 year period.
Sturdy 4-foot plants seldom lodge. Ivory-white flour-type kernels, on 8 to 12 inch ears, are superb for grinding. Yield is early, and the Montana-bred plants tolerate erratic weather conditions.