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Asparagus Stewarts Purple Crowns x5

  • Catalogue Code 1080-6087
  • Pack Contents: 5x Asparagus Crowns
  • Optional choice to be eaten purple or white
  • An easy variety to grow
  • Add fantastic colour to your dinner plate
  • Save your money by growing your own year after year from the same crop. 

Enjoy growing one of the UK’s most exciting purple varieties that has come to the market. You will enjoy high yields of asparagus from April to June year after year. Not only is that, Stewarts purple is known to be one of the easiest kitchen varieties to grow.

It’s wonderful to have the choice of either growing purple asparagus or mounding your asparagus to shield it and create a wonderful sweet tasting white asparagus to bring into your kitchen. Either way the choice is yours!

You also have a varied choice when to plant Stewarts Purple, as you can either plant it in the spring or autumn and harvest in April to June. Enjoying bumper crops year after year.

Tips for superior spears

Simply plant four-to five crowns per lineal metre, and 30cm (12in) apart if planting double rows.

For handsome harvests in the second and subsequent years, keep cropping in the first year to a minimum.


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

Growing Calendar for Asparagus Stewarts Purple Crowns x5

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