Deep burgundy spears are very thick with no fibrous strings so the entire spear can be used. Flavor is unique, sweeter than green asparagus, with a mild, nutty taste. A delicacy when cooked and so tender it's often eaten raw. Very hardy and productive. Turns green when cooked.
Zone: 3-10 Light: Height: 0" Width: 18" to 24" Spacing: 12" to 15" State Restrictions: AK;AZ;CA;HI;ID
Planting Season: Spring Foliage Color: Green Edible Parts: Stalks, in spring only Size Shipped: Heavy, one year roots Needs Pollinator: No