Asparagus, Precoce D'Argenteuil

92% of 100

An old traditional heirloom, this gourmet variety is highly esteemed in Europe for its delicious stems with rose-tinged buds that can be blanched white, as in this photo. It produces well and has been a favorite of chefs since the late 1800s.

  • Full Sun
  • Sprouts in 14-21 Days
  • Seed Depth 1/2"
  • Ideal Temperature: 65-75 Degrees F
  • Plant Spacing: 18"
  • Frost Hardy: Y
  • Asparagus officinalis

Growing Tips: Soak seeds 24 hours, sow indoors 2-3 months before last spring frost. Transplant into trenches in rich, well worked soil after last frost. Backfill gradually as seedlings grow.

Availability: In stock
Minimum Seed Count: 75
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