Asparagus - Mary Washington
Thrive Sustainability

Asparagus - Mary Washington

Regular price $4.00 $0.00 Unit price per
Tax included.

Asparagus officinalis

An old and popular variety producing crisp, sweet stalks. Asparagus is a hardy perennial that can be productive for 10 to 20 years, so plant in permanent location, with room for deep root system. Feed and water well through growing season. Avoid harvesting for the 1st 1-2 years to encourage a strong root system.

Packet contains approx. 50 seeds

 

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth:  10 mm
When: Spring
Germination: 14-21 days @ 23-27°C
Plant Spacing:  30 cm
Plant Height:  150 cm
Position: Part or full sun, moist soil
Time to Harvest 3 years