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Growing asparagus the right way

Pamper your asparagus with all the muck and compost you can spare and you’ll get lots of spears

Rainy drops and asparagus
Rainy drops and asparagus

For those of you who are long-term Spriggers, you’ll know I tried to grow asparagus in 2009. Being sunny, humid Durban, I didn’t have much luck.

Alys Fowler from The Guardian gives us some tips (excuse the pun) on how they should be grown.

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3 replies on “Growing asparagus the right way”

Hi. I would like some 2/3 year old asparagus crowns. Am in Roodepoort if youcan spare. Tried growing from seed but was unsuccessful

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