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Asparagus Ariane Crowns x5

  • Catalogue Code 1080-6084
  • Pack Contents: 5x Asparagus Crowns
  • Quality long spears
  • Buttery in texture
  • Productive when established 

Superior in spear length and bred to give you the home grower plentiful spears with a delicious flavour and buttery texture Ariane excels in the world of home-grown asparagus.

A perennial crop, enjoy harvesting in its third year for up to five weeks in the spring period as the weather starts to warm and life on the allotment gets busy and exciting.

We recommend you cut spears for three to five weeks in the third year. In following years you can afford to cut spears for an eight week period of these long and tender spears, wonderful sliced and added to salad.

We recommend you plant crowns in free draining soil with added farmyard manure like J Arthur Bowers Organic Farm Manure so you have the perfect soil texture and structure for your asparagus crowns to thrive- plant in full sun where possible.

Features

  • Hardy Perennial - sow indoors or on a seedbed (April-June); transplant later to flower for many seasons
  • Will flower well in full sun
  • Will flower well in partial sun

Growing Calendar for Asparagus Ariane Crowns x5

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Plant Outdoors
Harvest
30-Apr-2018
Rating:2

Only two of five crowns have shown signs of life

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We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.

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