ASPARAGUS 'FAT BASTARD'

ASPARAGUS 'FAT BASTARD'

Asparagus officinalis
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Named for its delicious plump spears, this high-yielding green asparagus has good rust resistance and is a proven garden performer. An F1 hybrid that produces fatter-than-normal spears, allow a couple of years for the crown to establish and the spears to develop. Harvest spears around 20cm. Fern will grow to one metre.
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PLANTS: PASFA

Growing Information

Heat Zone 1 - 6
Height To 1m
Position in Full Sun
Harvest in Sep - Nov
Pot Size: Midi Pot
Cold Zone 7 - 10
Width To 30cm
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 'FAT BASTARD'

Asparagus officinalis
Member $7.95
Non-Member $9.95
Named for its delicious plump spears, this high-yielding green asparagus has good rust resistance and is a proven garden performer. An F1 hybrid that produces fatter-than-normal spears, allow a couple of years for the crown to establish and the spears to develop. Harvest spears around 20cm. Fern will grow to one metre.
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PLANTS: PASFA
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