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Millennium Asparagus Plant - 2-3 Year Crowns - 10-Pack

  • -Spacing: 12 inches
  • -Harvest Date: Spring
  • -The fastest growing variety
  • -Every order comes complete with 10, 2-3-Year Crowns, premium fertilizer for rapid growth, and comprehensive planting instructions to ensure your success.
Plant Features

Millennium Asparagus Crowns produce lovely, all green spears and proves to be very productive, even in cooler temps due to it's cold tolerance. It's an all-male variety, so there are very few berries. Urban gardeners should go for Guelph Millennium crowns for the fastest way to grow asparagus. Ready for some fresh asparagus? Many of our 2-3 year old sized crowns will produce harvestable spears the same year you plant them! Included with each order is our all-natural phosphate fertilizer that will get your asparagus crowns growing quickly.

Companion Planting: Basil, Parsley, Tomatoes

Millennium Asparagus Plant Care Instructions: Spears can be harvested once they are as thick as a pencil. Stop harvesting as the spears become tough and the tops start opening. Leave them grow and fern out for the rest of the year. They can be cut back to the ground after the first hard frost, or it can be done in early spring before the new growth starts.

Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Needs
Sunlight 6+ hours
Overwinter Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Watering Needs When the top 1-2 inches of soil are dry
Soil Properties Well-drained
Tolerates Salty soil, Sandy soil
Fertilizer When transplanted and then once every Spring
Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Characteristics
When to harvest When spears are 6-8 inches tall
Production Time Multiply Pickings
Habit Upright
Plant Used for Food Production