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Asparagus 'Purple Passion'
Asparagus 'Purple Passion'
Code: 8093Family: AsparagaceaeGenus: Asparagus
Plant Type:Herb,Vegetable
Perhaps the tastiest, most tender Asparagus! A heavy producer, new shoots emerge green-purple then mature to deep purple. Plant in early spring in a sunny location of sandy loam with good drainage. Do not harvest the first year or two.
Blooms: Rarely Blooms
Growth Rate: Moderate
Size Range: 3-4' tall x 2' wide
Cultural Information
Sun Sun
Soil: Average,Well-drained,Tolerates Sandy
Water Use: Moderate
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10
Cold Hardy to -40° to -30°F
Features and Benefits
Colorful Foliage Colorful FoliageCulinary Uses Culinary Uses
Edible Parts Edible PartsFabulous Foliage Fabulous Foliage
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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