We are working hard, adding new items each day for our Spring 2021 season. We hope to have all items added by January 1st. You can place your Spring 2021 order at anytime. Orders will begin to ship in late April/early May of 2021.
Millennium asparagus was developed at the Univ. of Guelph, Canada, and has become a major contributor to the Ontario asparagus industry. High Spear count on mature plants. Millennium is a mid-late harvest variety. Eclipse is an early-mid harvest Variety. Millennium is a mid-late season hybrid that thrives in temperate and cool growing environments. Unrivaled longevity in field situations. Yields are high with a significant proportion of production later in the season. Thought to be best adapted to heavier soils, but results from growers indicate success with a wide range of soil types. Including sandy soil. Our crowns are 100% male. Plants will produce a light harvest...
'Eclipse' was developed at the Univ. of Guelph, Canada, and has become a major contributor to the Ontario asparagus industry. High spear count on mature plants 'Eclipse' is an early-mid season hybrid that performs at its best in temperate and cool growing regions. Spear quality is exceptional with a diameter of medium-large thickness. Trials of Guelph Eclipse show that it is a precocious hybrid, providing high yields in the first years of harvest. Initially bred to produce green asparagus, Guelph Eclipse is also now being used for white spear production Our crowns are 100% male. Plants will produce a light harvest in the 2nd year, a larger...
Produces attractive purple spears with a mild and sweet flavour, when cooked the spears will lose some of their purple colour, most tender variety.
Asparagus is a springtime perennial vegetable, you should eat the spears when they first appear because they are most tender at that time. Wait to harvest any spears until the second year after the crowns have been planted.
Size: 10 Crowns
Hardiness Zones: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
Attributes: Deer Resistant, Edible, Showy Display
Care: Easy Care