Burpee Community - Asparagus http://www.burpee.com/community/forums/asparagus Burpee Community - Asparagus en-US Burpee //d1l316k04n1hna.cloudfront.net/static/images/burpee-favicon.png 16 16 Burpee http://www.burpee.com/community/ <![CDATA[How long does it take for asparagus to establish?]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/732/how-long-does-it-take-for-asparagus-to-establish I have been trying to get an asparagus patch started.  Planted approximately 5 years or so ago and each year the plants grow but I do not get harvestable asparagus.  I have consulted the elder gardners in my family for zone 5 and have done all that they suggested to no avail.  I mix in a salt mix into the soil in March and have even worked in chicken coop manure in the past as suggested.  Nothing seems to be working.  Any other helpful suggestions will be greatly appreciated.

http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/732/how-long-does-it-take-for-asparagus-to-establish February 21, 2014
January 31, 2012 January 31, 2012 <![CDATA[Zone 9 Asparagus]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/461/zone-9-asparagus I'm looking through the current Burpee catalogue, and I'm wondering if anyone has successfully grown the Mary Washington heirloom asparagus in Zone 9, or more specifically, Houston. I'd really love to, but if it'll do poorly I don't know if I want to risk it.

http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/461/zone-9-asparagus January 31, 2012
<![CDATA[solidago fireworks grass]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/635/solidago-fireworks-grass I need some help please with the above.  I planted them but they look pretty sickly.  The leaves are turning yellowish.  I used the normal soil additives that are good for zone 5 and I watered them from the bottom.  These plants were just purchased from Burpee.  Any help that you can give me would be appreciated.  Oh and by the way the bul bs that I purchased for my raised bed garden are all doing very well.  I am very pleased with the bulbs I purchased.



from deedee in Roselle, Illinois

http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/635/solidago-fireworks-grass May 6, 2013
<![CDATA[Purple Asaparagus]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/459/purple-asaparagus What is different about purple asparagus other than the color?  Is it easier to grow?  Does it taste better?

http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/459/purple-asaparagus November 29, 2011
<![CDATA[Asparagus Recipes?]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/460/asparagus-recipes Does anyone have any good asparagus recipes?  My girlfriend and I like sauteeing asparagus in garlic and some lemon juice but are looking for some new ideas.

http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/460/asparagus-recipes August 23, 2011