Their heft stands up well to stronger seasonings, higher heat, and longer cooking, and they pack more flavor per inch. Sweet, delicate, and grassy-green, with full-flavored earthiness, asparagus is a true taste of spring.
We like to pair with other springtime delicacies like wild ramps and fiddlehead ferns, and then serve with some grilled salmon with a side of tabbouleh. The tender, grassy-green stalks offer instant elegance to any meal and can even be eaten raw as a...
Plant asparagus just once for several years of harvest. Jersey Giant(10 Roots): Produces an abundance of flavorful and succulent asparagus spears. This rich green foliage remains attractive long after harvest.
Plant asparagus just once for several years of harvest. Can produce up to twice the yield of standard varieties. High yielding produce of giant asparagus spears! Jersey Giant produces an abundance of flavorful and succulent asparagus spears.
The most unique thing about the white asparagus, though, is the fact that it's grown without any sunlight. Some people call it the vampire of the produce aisle! One of the most elusive vegetables in the produce aisle, white asparagus is beloved by cooks...
Top producer is noted for maintaining its high yield year after year and its ability to withstand cold winter temperatures. One of the highest yielding male hybrid asparagus available to the home gardener.
And they cost no more than ordinary asparagus roots. Now plant hybridizers have developed Jersey Knight Asparagus, a variety that grows predominantly male plants. Jersey Knight Asparagus is hardy even in sub zero weather.
Once it is established, the original planting usually produces for 20 years! Produces abundant, giant-size asparagus with tender tips. Mary Washington Asparagus is perhaps the easiest grown of all summer vegetables.
Even tastes great raw! We've noticed that it turn green when cooked, but the taste doesn't change. New strain of asparagus with uniquely-colored burgundy spears that are larger, sweeter and tastier than most asparagus varieties.
Some resistance to R and Blight. Will provide enough transplants for 1 acre). Spears are straight and green with tight tips. Mary Washington is the most popular asparagus with home gardeners and farmers.
These spears are what we harvest and this part of the life cycle lasts four to six weeks in the second year of planting, six to eight weeks in the third year, continuing at that rate for 15 to 20 years! As the spears mature, they become woody at the base...
In this particular companion planting quartet, everyone is a winner.can be planted between the asparagus rows in the spring. Plant the parsley and basil underneath the asparagus and the tomatoes alongside the asparagus.
It is also hardy in cold winter climates where the soil freezes solid. Asparagus beetles and slugs. Asparagus crowns are shipped directly from our grower beginning in mid-March depending upon your location.
Enjoy Jersey Night Asparagus in your garden this year! * Very adaptable * Easy care * Delicious taste * Reliable perennial * Mostly male (means stronger spears and less seeds) * High yields * Florist quality greens