A truly gourmet asparagus. Larger and much sweeter than green varieties. Tender spears are rich burgundy with a mild, sweet, nutty taste. Delicious when cooked and equally flavorful eaten raw. Very hardy and productive. Heavy 1-1/2 to 1-3/4 year roots. Available March 1 and will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area.
Zone: 3-10 Light: Height: 0" Width: 18" to 24" Spacing: 12" to 15" State Restrictions: AK;AZ;CA;HI
Planting Season: Spring Foliage Color: green Edible Parts: Stalks, in spring only Size Shipped: Heavy roots Needs Pollinator: No