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Asparagus Crowns - Continuity Collection
£30.00
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Asparagus Crowns - Continuity Collection

Asparagus officinalis

Why pay expensive prices for this luxury item when you can grow your own in the same area as a small shed! Full growing instructions provided.The collection contains 30 crowns (10 of each variety):

Mondeo - An all male hybrid that is suitable for both spring and autumn planting. This versatile variety has created huge interest due to its impressive yields and quality, especially early in the season. The delicious spears have tigtht tips and throughout the season, with excellent flavour and good disease resistance. Early season variety.

Pacific 2000 - From New Zealand breeding, this vigorous variety was voted the best in commercial grower taste tests. The consistently uniform, green spears are so tender and stringless, they can be eaten raw or sliced in salads! It's long-lasting and highly regarded for its heavy yields and superior flavour. Mid season variety.

Guelph Millennium - This late season variety, bred in Canada, is at its best in the UK during the month of June. Now considered to be the best late season cultivar, it's an All Male hybrid, boasting excellent spear and head quality, combined with fantastic yield. Last season variety.

 

 

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An early, medium and late variety

Why pay expensive prices for this luxury item when you can grow your own in the same area as a small shed! Full growing instructions provided.The collection contains 30 crowns (10 of each variety):

Mondeo - An all male hybrid that is suitable for both spring and autumn planting. This versatile variety has created huge interest due to its impressive yields and quality, especially early in the season. The delicious spears have tigtht tips and throughout the season, with excellent flavour and good disease resistance. Early season variety.

Pacific 2000 - From New Zealand breeding, this vigorous variety was voted the best in commercial grower taste tests. The consistently uniform, green spears are so tender and stringless, they can be eaten raw or sliced in salads! It's long-lasting and highly regarded for its heavy yields and superior flavour. Mid season variety.

Guelph Millennium - This late season variety, bred in Canada, is at its best in the UK during the month of June. Now considered to be the best late season cultivar, it's an All Male hybrid, boasting excellent spear and head quality, combined with fantastic yield. Last season variety.

 

 

Seeds:False

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:False

Aftercare - Moderate:True

Aftercare - High:False

Height:101-150cm

Edible Flower:False

Spread:41-50cm

Spacing:31-40cm

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Beds & Borders:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:True

F1 Variety:False

Shrub:False

 Plants crop for well over 10 years, and established beds can be cut from the first spears until mid-late June (after which the attractive ferns should be left to grow). We supply one year old crowns, grown in East Anglia, which can be picked the year after planting. Allow 30-40cm (12-18") between crowns.

All Dobies products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

 
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