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Asparagus plumosus

For sale by Mariko Pon

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Plant Size
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20cm × 15cm
£5.00

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Plant Finder: about Asparagus plumosus

Common names

Asparagus fern

Description

Asparagus plumosus (Asparagus fern). This species is a twining climber with feathery foliage it will produce clusters of deep green stems. The flowers are single with tiny white blooms in the summer.

Cultivation

They are grown for their foliage or for food. Fully hardy to frost tender, min 10C. Grow them in partial shade or bright light, but not in direct sun, in any fertile well drained soil. Harvesting may start in late spring and may end in early summer.

Interest and use

Grown for their foliage.

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Asparagus plumosus | London, N5 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Rich
  • Soil pH6.0 to 8.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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