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Out of Season Jersey Giant Hybrid Asparagus

Jersey Giant Hybrid Asparagus

Highly Productive and Vigorous!

Huge green spears show off purple highlights that are the perfect culinary treat. Largely male hybrid produces heavier yields than female or male and female types and is tolerant to fusarium root rot and crown rot. Resistant to rust.
  • Zone 3 - 9.
  • Height 4 - 5 feet.
  • Shade Required Sun to partial shade.

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  • Botanical Name: Asparagus officinalis 'Jersey Giant' Hybrid.
  • Height: 4 - 5 feet.
  • Spacing: Set crowns 12 - 18 inches apart.
  • Depth: 6 - 10 inches.
  • Spread: 1 - 2.5 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Sun to partial shade.
  • Yield: Heavy yields.
  • Foliage: Graceful, feathery green foliage.
  • Form: Upright.
  • Soil Requirements: Deeply worked, fertile humus enriched soil.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: Cut before the spears exceed 5 inches. Mow the plant stalks down after the foliage has died.
  • Comments: Plants produce more spears, not seeds, resulting in higher yields. Highly productive and vigorous, resistant to rust and tolerant to Fusarium root and crown rot. Purple bracted spears are very large and are an attractive green.

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