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Out of Season Mary Washington Improved Asparagus

Mary Washington Improved Asparagus

Improved Yields from an Old Fashioned Favorite


Produces heavier yields with tighter tips than the original. Emerald spears have the same superior flavor, reliability and extra-long cutting period.
  • Zone 3 - 8 (2 with protection).
  • Height 4 - 5 feet.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Asparagus officinalis 'Mary Washington Improved'
  • Height: 4 - 5 feet.
  • Spacing: 18 inches apart.
  • Depth: 6 - 10 inches.
  • Spread: 18 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Foliage: Feathery fern-like green foliage.
  • Form: Perennial.
  • Soil Requirements: Sandy, well-drained, humus enriched soil.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: Mow plants down after the foliage has turned brown.
  • Comments: Resistant to some rusts and blights. Produces heavily for many years. 60 day cutting season. Noted for uniform size and gourmet flavor. Tighter tips and larger spurs. RESTRICTED STATES: AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.

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