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Jersey Knight Asparagus

Jersey Knight Asparagus

Regular price $13.69
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Asparagus officianalis

Commonly known as asparagus, is a perennial vegetable renowned for its tender, spear-like shoots. Emerging in spring, these young shoots are harvested for culinary use, known for their distinctive flavor and nutritional benefits. Asparagus plants feature feathery, fern-like foliage that adds a graceful touch to gardens. Thriving in well-drained soil and sunny locations, asparagus is a popular choice for home gardens, offering a rewarding and flavorful addition to the spring harvest.

Origin: Europe

Current Sale Size: Bare root crowns

Growth Rate: Medium (13 - 12" / year)

Soils: Moist, well-drained organic-rich soils

Moisture: Dry to Mesic

Shade Tolerance: Full Sun

Mature Height: 3 - 4 ft.

Mature Spread: 1.5 - 2 ft.

Deer Damage Potential: Low


Special Notes: It takes 2 - 3 years to produce a crop


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Missouri Botanical Gardens

USDA Plants Database

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