Photo of the entire plant of Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis 'Jersey Knight') posted by pirl

Plant: Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis 'Jersey Knight')
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Info: Entire plant / After Thanksgiving / Asparagus garden / License: All rights reserved
Caption: At this point, when they've yellowed, it's time to cut them back to the base. Here, our helper in 2010, Neri, does the job very well.

Photo of Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis 'Jersey Knight') uploaded by pirl

Location: Kitchen.Date: June
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Location: Asparagus gardenDate: April to MayHeads emerging.
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Location: Asparagus gardenDate: JuneSome are too tall, then the best taste is gone. Snap of
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Location: Asparagus gardenDate: April to MayYummy!
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Location: Asparagus gardenDate: MarchReady to grow. All rows covered with a thick layer of o
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Location: Asparagus gardenDate: WinterSnow is very beneficial
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Location: Asparagus gardenDate: Late JulyEventually the picking has to end and the plants have t
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Location: Asparagus gardenDate: JuneThis is what happens when a friend promises to pick whi
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Location: Waiting to be brought insideDate: JuneAt this point in June we're often having 50 or more for
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Location: Asparagus gardenDate: April to MayReady for picking
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Location: Compost binsDate: SpringNow it's compost!
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Location: Compost bins/chipping pileDate: Late NovemberReady for chipping. Then another bin of compost will be
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Location: Asparagus gardenDate: After ThanksgivingAt this point, when they've yellowed, it's time to cut
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