Asparagus Asparagus officinalis
How to sow asparagus: Transplant crowns outside, or start seeds indoors
Sun requirement for asparagus: Plant in Full Sun
Asparagus has been planted 27 times by Growstuff members.
Perennial spring vegetable often sown from crowns. The vegetable has a mild flavor with earthy undertones. When mature and reproducing, the plant creates tall, stout stems with feathery foliage and small red berries.
First harvest expected74 weeks after planting
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