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Taylors Bulbs Asparagus Pacific Purple (2 Pack) (SVEG10)

Taylors Bulbs Asparagus Pacific Purple (2 Pack) (SVEG10)
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Taylors Bulbs Asparagus Pacific Purple (2 Pack) (SVEG10)

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  • Order for collection at Bagshot, Bybrook Barn or Shepperton.
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Product Details

Lignin free (spears lack stringiness) Sweet and tender high yielding variety. Good shelf life.

Planting Depth: 12cm/5 inches

Planting Distance: 30cm/12 inches

Planting Time: Autumn or Spring

Soil/Position: Asparagus require a free-draining, fertile soil. Prepare a bed by deep-digging the area with a fork, removing any weeds. Adding well-rotted compost, manure or a good general fertilizer will improve yields.

Application: Dig a trench 1.2 metres/4ft long and 25cm/10 dep. In the bottom of the trench, raise a small ridge approximately 12cm/5 high. Place the asparagus on top of the ridge with the roots having down the sides. Carefully back-fill the trench and mark the ro

Expert Tip: Pacific Purple does not contain lignin, the compound that can sometimes be responsible for tough and stringy spears. This makes this variety sweeter and more palatable and perfect for eating raw in salads.

Code: AVEG10

Barcode: 5015882214235

Don't forget - we only charge once for each delivery address so you can order multiple packs and only pay one delivery charge!

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