ASPARAGUS 'SWEET PURPLE'

ASPARAGUS 'SWEET PURPLE'

Asparagus officinalis
Member $7.95
Non-Member $9.95
The tender spears of royal purple will delight the eye as well as the palate. A light cutting of spears in the second year is followed by increasing harvests for the next 20 years. Higher in sugar than green varieties, the natural sweetness is best enjoyed fresh from the garden.
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PLANTS: PASPU
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Growing Information

Heat Zone 1 - 6
Height To 120cm
Position in Full Sun
Harvest in Sep - Nov
Pot Size: Midi Pot
Cold Zone 7 - 10
Width To 50cm
Seasonal watering as necessary
Herbaceous Perennial

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

ASPARAGUS 'SWEET PURPLE'

Asparagus officinalis
Member $7.95
Non-Member $9.95
The tender spears of royal purple will delight the eye as well as the palate. A light cutting of spears in the second year is followed by increasing harvests for the next 20 years. Higher in sugar than green varieties, the natural sweetness is best enjoyed fresh from the garden.
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PLANTS: PASPU
Due to quarantine, cannot post to WA
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