• 3418
    • Organic Purple Passion Asparagus - Bundle of 10 Roots
    • $24.95
      2+ $19.95
    • Out of Stock

Organic Purple Passion Asparagus


A colorful accent to green salads

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Product Details

Produces larger, sweeter and tastier spears than the more common green types of asparagus. Gives green salads a lovely purple accent when kept raw; turns green when cooked. Low in calories, spears are good sources of folic acid, potassium, amino acids and dietary fiber. 2 yr., no.1.

  • Zones: 2 - 9 (-50° F.)
  • Height: 4 - 5 feet
  • Spacing: Space plants 18 inches apart in trenches 3 - 4 feet apart.
  • Depth: 18 inches apart in trenches 6 inches deep (8 inches deep in light soil).
  • Spread: 1 1/2 feet - 2 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun to partial shade.
  • Soil Preference: Well-drained, sandy loam that is fertile and rich in organic matter. Loosen soil at least 18 inches deep.
  • Pruning: Mow or cut the plant stalks down to ground level after the foliage has died in late Fall or early Winter.
  • Yield: Record yields
  • Color: Spears start out green and turn purple at maturity.
  • Foliage: Very fine, airy, ferny foliage, will grow to be 4-6' tall.
  • Fruit: Purple Passion Asparagus are a fatter asparagus spear (larger in diameter) than the Jersey King, Knight or Supreme. They are purple and green when growing.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Seed Counts: 10 roots
  • Comments: Rich color, record yields. Larger, sweeter tastier spears than green type. Stalks turn green when cooked. Not available in NV, UT, WA. For each offer ordered, you get 10 plants., RESTRICTED STATES, AE, AK, GU, HI, PR
    • 3418
    • Organic Purple Passion Asparagus - Bundle of 10 Roots
    • $24.95
      2+ $19.95
    • Out of Stock