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Asparagus Berries/Seed

While traveling past one of the Harry & David pear orchards a week or so back, the family noticed a bunch of red berries on a plant growing along the roadside. After stopping to look, it was obvious that it … Continue reading

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Asparagus seedlings are growing up

Just over half (51) of the Mary Washington asparagus seedlings are up now. They range in height from just emerging up to 4 inches high. The oldest are starting to develop their first fronds. Here is a close-up view of … Continue reading

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Asparagus Seedlings

We’re looking to start our asparagus patch this year and are growing it from seed.  I sowed ~100 Mary Washington seeds from Baker Creek (http://rareseeds.com/vegetablesa-c/asparagus.html) in to flats filled with our homemade potting soil mix. It has been about 2 1/2 weeks and they … Continue reading

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