Asparagus ‘Purple Passion’

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Bag of 8 roots

Asparagus ‘Purple Passion’ is a cultivar which produces attractive purple spears which have a mild, nutty flavor and are reputedly sweeter than most other asparagus varieties. Provides excellent purple color if added to salads raw, but turns green when cooked.

Days to Harvest: 2 years

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-Do NOT harvest asparagus the first year. Allow the plants to grow and make food to store in the roots for stronger plants the following year. When plants are two years old you can harvest them for a short period. In the third year you can harvest for four weeks.