Mary Washington Asparagus Plant

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Description

Mary Washington Asparagus is a popular, heirloom veggie that brings flavor to the table!

Enjoy fresh, grilled, and steamed asparagus, rich in essential vitamins and minerals. These scrumptious spears are harvested from mature plants after a few years after planting.

You can even perk up floral arrangements with the plant’s graceful, feathery fern-like leaves.

Mary Washington Asparagus produces uniform spears and a heavy yield. This perennial vegetable is disease-resistant to rust, it is extremely cold-hardy and heat-tolerant, making it a low-maintenance addition to your garden!

Harvest asparagus plants in April or May. Self-pollinating.

Each order comes with a pack of 10 bare-root asparagus starts.

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Characteristics

Bloom Color Yellow
Fruit Color Green
Fruit Size Medium
Ripens/Harvest April Or May
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 6.5 - 7.0
Taste Nutty, Sweet
Texture Firm, Smooth
Years to Bear 3
Zone Range 3 - 9

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 3 - 9
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The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatibility range of this variety before ordering.

Pollination

Pollination is not required for this variety.

This variety does not require pollination to produce a harvestable crop.

Tools & Supplies

Having the proper tools and supplies when growing your own can make the difference between a good harvest and a great harvest! Here's a list that our experts recommend for this variety.

Planting & Care

Learn all about how to grow asparagus plants in The Growing Guide. An entire section of our website dedicated to your growing success.

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