Precoce d’Argenteuil’ Asparagus

Asparagus officinalis 'Precoce d'Argenteuil'

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

Water: Water regularly, but do not overwater

Hardiness: Frost Hardy

Habit: 36 to 48” tall

Light: Full Sun or Light Shade

Soil: When planting, incorporate 4 inches of organic humus into the native soil. Asparagus can grow in the same bed for decades without cultivating the soil annually.

Origin: Siberia to Southern Africa

Precoce d’Argenteuil’ Asparagus