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How to Plant and Grow Asparagus

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Jun 7, 2021 • 4 min read

The asparagus plant, asparagus officinalis, is a perennial vegetable harvested for its edible stems and buds. Whether vibrant green, pale, pearlescent white, or dusky shades of “Purple Passion,” asparagus spears are a striking sign of spring in any vegetable garden bed.