Garden Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis)


Pot up seedlings to 1 gallon pots for first winter. Plant out in fertile prepared beds following spring. Rich in fibre, vitamins B1, 2, 3, 5, 6, & 9, C, E & K. Recent research linked to prevention of cancer. (The notorious smell of pee after eating Asparagus is due to the breakdown of sulphur containing compounds.)