Asparagus - Pacific Purple - 82RW
Details A purple variety that is sweeter and less fibrous than green asparagus. Takes three years for the crowns to grow large enough before harvesting, though a small amount of light picking can be done in the second year. Seed needs 18 to 23deg for germinating, once seedling first shows itself transplant into its own 2L pot and plant out into its permanent about 12 months later, never let the first seedling spear get frosted till fully in leaf.
Botanical name Asparagus officinalis
Contains at least 30 seeds
Grower name Richard Watson
Price per packet $4.50 if you buy 1 or more