Mary Washington Heirloom Asparagus Crowns


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Asparagus Crowns will ship in March, 2023

Asparagus officinalis

Sold as sets of 10, 2-year crowns. 

Mary Washington asparagus is a strong growing heirloom variety that produces long, thick spears in May and June. Rust resistant, vigorous, sweet, tender and succulent. Asparagus grown from 2 year crowns typically take 1-2 years to reach production. Perennial.

A mature asparagus bed signals the coming of spring, pushing up delicate new shoots when winter makes its exit for another year.

How to Grow
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ProductPre-Order Available
Asparagus Crowns12/1
Shipping Start DateShipping Rates Start $
Early March$5.00
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Average Seed / ozSeed / 100' RowAverage Yield / 100' RowDays to Harvest
n/an/a30 lbs1-2 year
Planting SeasonIdeal Soil TempSunFrost Tolerance
Spring60-65°FFull SunFrost Sensitive
Sowing MethodSeed DepthDirect Seed SpacingSeeds Per Packet
Transplant or Direct Seed1/2"4-6"n/a
Mature SpacingDays to SproutProduction CycleSeed Viability