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Jersey Knight Male Asparagus

Asparagus officnalis

Jersey Knight asparagus have extra large sprouts since no plant energy goes into seed production. Highly productive male plants are disease resistant, and adaptable. Plant site should have good drainage. Space plants 18" apart in 3' wide perennial beds. Usually our 2 inch potted asparagus are harvest-able the following season. Do not go to the trouble of digging ditches for the plants. Just plant them in your prepared bed as any other potted plant. A mulch is good for keeping weeds down. After harvest the four foot tall plants are pretty with their fine fern like appearance. Zones 3-10.

Plant Characteristics
Pest ResistanceVery Good
Disease ResistanceExcellent
Drought ToleranceGood
Heat ToleranceVery Good
Humidity ToleranceVery Good
Sun ToleranceVery Good
Wet Soil ToleranceFair
Shade ToleranceFair
No SprayVery Good
Salt ToleranceGood
Fresh for KidsVery Good
Deer ResistanceGood
Soil TypeFertile
Edible TypeStalk
Self FertileYes
This information is accurate to the best of our knowledge, comments/opinions are always welcome
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12 inch pot
$2.50  Seedling
82 inch pot
$16.00  Seedling
162 inch pot
$24.00  Seedling
322 inch pot
$32.00  Seedling
14 inch pot
$5.00  Seedling
13/4 Gallon
$15.00  Seedling
63/4 Gallon
$60.00  Seedling

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