• Asparagus Jersey Giant Hybrid

    Asparagus Jersey Giant Hybrid

    Very vigorous grower whose huge green spears boast purple highlights. The perfect culinary treat. All-male hybrid produces heavier yields than female or male and female types. Excellent disease resistance: Jersey Giant is tolerant to fusarium root rot, crown rot and rust. PP5551. 1-yr plants.

  • Asparagus Jersey Knight Hybrid

    Asparagus Jersey Knight Hybrid

    All-male hybrid's vigorous growth allows it to produce enormous yields of huge, purple-bracted spears with bright green color and fine flavor. Tips stay tight for an extended harvest, even in heat. Rust resistant. PP6624. 1-yr plants.

    Jersey Knight is 99.5% male seeds, so you can count on larger, more profuse spears than ever from this ultra-vigorous performer! The spears are top-size -- a full 5/8-inch in diameter -- and are bright green with deep purple tips and bracts. Stunning on the dinner plate, they're one of the easiest varieties to grow, thanks to terrific vigor that makes these plants come back stronger every year!The yield you can expect from Jersey Knight is 2 to 4 times greater than older strains, such as the Washington series. Highly Rust-resistant and tolerant of Fusarium, Crown and Rust Rot, Jersey…

  • Asparagus Jersey Supreme Hybrid

    Asparagus Jersey Supreme Hybrid

    Double the yields of older varieties and one of the earliest for harvesting! Superb-quality spears. All-male variety is cold-hardy and highly resistant to disease. Great for those who sell at market—Jersey Supreme will guarantee you to be the first one offering asparagus! 1-yr plants.

  • Asparagus Mary Washington Improved

    Asparagus Mary Washington Improved

    Guarantees heavy yields for many years to come. Tighter tips than the original. Emerald spears have the same superior flavor, reliability and extra-long cutting period. 1-yr plants. If the current shipping season is closed, your order will ship at the proper time in the next season.

  • Asparagus Pea

    Asparagus Pea

    Very easy to grow, producing lots of delicious, winged pods for up to 10 weeks. Harvest when 1in long and cook lightly to bring out their unique flavor. Can be used in the flower border as attractive ground cover. 12in. 90 days.

  • Asparagus Sweet Purple

    Asparagus Sweet Purple

    Larger, colorful variety is more tender than many green asparagus, and just wait until you taste it! 20% higher sugar content than green varieties makes Sweet Purple delicious even raw! Excellent mild, nutty flavor when cooked, and spears turn green during cooking. 1-yr plants. If the current shipping season is closed, your order will ship at the proper time in the next season.

  • Asparagus, Mary Washington

    Asparagus, Mary Washington

    GB CULTURE: P/C,W/Matures 4 yrs/Harvest 8/Yield 9-38/Spacing 12/ DAYS TO MAT: 4 years SEEDS PER PACKET: 35 SOURCE CODE: C APPROX GERM DAYS: PLANTING DEPTH: 1/2" WHEN TO PLANT: Fall PACKET LABEL INSTRUCTIONS: Start early in flats. Germination is improved by scarifying (rubbing the seed between 2 layers of sandpaper) and soaking seeds overnight in warm water. Transplant to temporary bed in 12-14 weeks, after danger of frost. Next year place in 18" trench: 6" soil, then roots. Cover with 2" soil and add soil as plants grow. Give compost mulch yearly. Small harvest 3rd year, full 4th year on.…

  • Jersey Giant Asparagus Crowns

    Jersey Giant Asparagus Crowns

    This superior, predominately male variety from Rutgers University is renowned for its heavy yields, thick spears, and outstanding flavor. Jersey Giant will overwinter to zone 3, but is especially well suited for temperate and cool climates. Attractive, dark green spears with purple bracts are large, uniform, and succulent. One of the most frost hardy of the Jersey hybrids, it is resistant to rust, Fusarium wilt, and crown rot. Popular with commercial growers and home gardeners alike due to its high productivity and earliness. Sorry, not available to California, Hawaii, or Canada. Asparagus crowns are shipped beginning in mid-April. Please order…

  • Jersey Knight (F1)

    Jersey Knight (F1)

    An all-male variety that was bred at Rutgers University. While crop rotation is ideal, this variety is a good option - due to its rust resistance and high tolerance to fusarium - if limited space necessitates replanting asparagus in the same location. Also does well in heavier soils. Perennial. Packet: 32 seeds.

  • Jersey Knight Asparagus

    Jersey Knight Asparagus

    This predominately male variety yields the highest quality spears of the Jersey hybrids. Developed on the East Coast, Jersey Knight performs well all across the US. Jersey Knight is highly resistant to rust, Fusarium, root rot, crown rot, and Cercospora. It is also hardy in cold winter climates where the soil freezes solid. Will overwinter to zone 3.

  • Jersey Knight Asparagus Crowns

    Jersey Knight Asparagus Crowns

    This all-male variety yields the highest quality spears of the Jersey hybrids. Developed on the East Coast, Jersey Knight performs well all across the US. Jersey Knight is highly resistant to rust, Fusarium, root rot, crown rot and Cercospora. It is also hardy in cold winter climates where the soil freezes solid. Will overwinter to zone 3. Sorry, not available to California, Hawaii, or Canada. Asparagus crowns are shipped beginning in mid-April. Please order before March 15th for best availability.

  • Jersey Supreme (F1)

    Jersey Supreme (F1)

    Another variety from the Rutgers-bred Jersey line, Jersey Supreme is an all-male variety with excellent yield potential. Also has good resistance to rust and is highly tolerant to fusarium. We supply hardy, One-year-old crowns. Perennial.

  • Jersey Supreme Asparagus Crowns

    Jersey Supreme Asparagus Crowns

    An exciting release in the Jersey asparagus series. The predominately male hybrid emerges approximately 7-10 days earlier than other varieties. This is welcome news for asparagus lovers and market growers. Great tasting and very tender, Jersey Supreme is just as cold tolerant and disease resistant as Jersey Knight. Sorry, not available to California, Hawaii, or Canada. Asparagus crowns are shipped beginning in mid-April. Please order before March 15th for best availability.

  • Marte Asparagus

    Marte Asparagus

    Quite productive, this predominately male hybrid will yield large, tender, mouthwatering spears for years to come. The green spears are tinged in purple, or if you mound up the soil around Marte in the early spring, you can enjoy delicious white asparagus.

  • Mary Washington Asparagus

    Mary Washington Asparagus

    Popular variety producing long green spears. Tastes great and has been the most popular asparagus in American gardens for over a century.

  • Precoce D'Argenteuil Asparagus

    Precoce D'Argenteuil Asparagus

    An old traditional heirloom, this gourmet variety is highly esteemed in Europe for its delicious stems with rose-colored buds that can be blanched white. Italian Seed.

  • Purple Passion (F1)

    Purple Passion (F1)

    Sweeter and more tender than green varieties, with beautiful purple spears and good resistance to rust and fusarium tolerance. This variety is predominantly male, so it will have a somewhat smaller yield than all-male varieties. A colorful option for raw eating in salads. Spears turn green when cooked, but still have excellent flavor. We supply hardy, one-year-old crowns. Perennial.

  • Purple Passion Asparagus

    Purple Passion Asparagus

    The very mild, sweet tasting spear of Purple Passion is a delight to eat. Although it turns green when cooked, the sugar content of the spear is 20% higher than green asparagus. Purple Passion is well suited for culture in all parts of the US. Averages 50% male and 50% female plants; overwinters to zone 3.

  • Purple Passion Asparagus Crowns

    Purple Passion Asparagus Crowns

    The very mild, sweet tasting spear of Purple Passion is a delight to eat. Although it turns green when cooked, the sugar content of the spear is 20% higher than green asparagus. Purple Passion is well suited for culture in all parts of the US. Averages 50% male and 50% female plants; overwinters to zone 3. Sorry, not available to Hawaii, or Canada. Asparagus crowns are shipped beginning in mid-April. Please order before March 15th for best availability.