Jersey Knight Asparagus is a hardy and vigorous all-male perennial cultivar resistant to fusarium and rust. This is a wonderful asparagus Jersey Knight Asparagus not only will out produce most other cultivars, but it also is easy to grown and capable of thriving in many different zones.
Latin Name: Asparagus officinalis
Site and Soil: full sun and nutrient rich well-drained soils
Hardiness: Jersey Knight Asparagus is hardy down to -30°F
Bearing Age: Requires 2-3 years for beds to be established after transplant
Size at Maturity: Recommended harvest at 6-8”
Harvest time: April- mid June
Yield: Maximum yields will begin during the third and fourth season.
Pests & Diseases: This cultivar is resistant to rust, root/crown rot and fusarium.
USDA Zone: 4-10