CERTIFIED ORGANIC 1 packet (25 seeds)
Asparagus officinalis Viking KB-3 is said to be the best asparagus overall for cold-climate growing. An open-pollinated selection from ‘Mary Washington’ developed in Ontario, Canada. Yields better and much superior to its parent; sporting vigorous growth and heavy yields. Perfect choice for asparagus lovers everywhere!!!
Requires 2-3 years from seed to harvest; once established, this perennial needs very little maintenance. Seeds take up to 3 weeks to germinate. Can be sown indoors 10 to 14 weeks before the target set-out date, after the danger of frost. Start in full sun with adequate water in rich, well-drained soil. Sow 1/2” deep. After last frost, plant in an outdoor bed in full sun with rich soil 2-3 feet apart in each direction and 2-3 inches deep.
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