Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Asparagus officinalis Purple Passion

Purple stalks make a colourful addition to the vegetable garden and turn green when cooked. They have a sweeter flavour than the green variety. 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 wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture