Climbing Asparagus (Asparagus verticillatus)

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Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 15 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Espalier
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Bees
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern
Fall color

Photo gallery:
Location: My garden, Cottage-in-the-Meadow Gardens in South Amana, IADate: 2012-10-24Fall color
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Location: My garden, Cottage-in-the-Meadow Gardens in South Amana, IADate: 2011-06-09Note flower buds
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Location: My garden, Cottage-in-the-Meadow Gardens in South Amana, IADate: 2012-03-31Climbing asparagus shoots in early spring
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Location: My garden, Cottage-in-the-Meadow Gardens in South Amana, IADate: 2012-05-21
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What seeds are you ordering this year? by luvsgrtdanes Feb 22, 2015 10:07 AM 78

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