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Asparagus Triocolour Collection x15

  • Catalogue Code 1080-6086
  • Pack Contents: 15x Asparagus Crowns, 5x of Each Variety
  • Enjoy a trio, 5 of each specially selected by Niki our plant buyer.
  • Excitement in both flavour and also colour.
  • Long harvesting seasons from ranging April to June.
  • Expect strong well uniformed spears 

At Marshalls we are excited to announce our new asparagus trio collection. Selected for a variety of reasons. Such as strong crops, long harvests, exciting colour and fantastic flavour.

Stewarts Purple will reward you with strong shoots of wonderful tall purple spears. Stewarts purple also offers you the option of white asparagus. By mounding when you grow you can choose to grow wonderful white asparagus for an extra sweet flavour.

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

Plant Spring/Autumn

Harvest April/June

Asparagus Vittorio, A favourite of many top-chefs due to its smooth texture and tight closed tips. Perfect for salads or garnishes.  Similarly to Stewarts purple, you have the choice of colour with vittorio. You can grow stunning white stems or green spears to suit your taste.

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

Plant Spring/Autumn

Harvest April to May

Asparagus Greenic. You can expect well uniformed spears of asparagus with a particularly beautiful tip at the end of the spear. 

Class 1 yields of Asparagus will be your earliest riser, ready to harvest and bring in to your kitchen. The aesthetically pleasing look of the asparagus make them perfect for gourmet dishes.

Plant Spring/Autumn

Harvest March to June

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.

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 Triocolour Collection x15

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Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.

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.

The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days