The Q&A Archives: Which Asparagus?

Question: What is the best variety of asparagus to grow in my area?

Answer: Some of the most productive asparagus are "Martha Washington" and "Jersey Giant". Be sure to add lots of aged manure to the bed before planting, locate the bed in full sunshine, and carefully follow the planting instructions. If the crowns are too shallow, the roots will push them right out of the ground!

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