Photo Courtesy of Ball Horticultural Company

Asparagus officinalis Mary Washington

Green, crisp, smooth, medium sized spears with a nutty flavour. This plant will produce medium size, thick spears over and over. Fast growth rate.

*Needs 2 seasons in the ground until a good crop can be yielded*

Plant time: Early to mid spring
3-4 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture