Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: none required
Germination: Seed will germinate 12-14 weeks after sowing.
Asparagus officinalis 'Jersey Knight' is a popular variety of asparagus that produces large, succulent spears with a rich, nutty flavor. Known for its disease-resistance and adaptability to a variety of growing conditions, it is a favorite of both home gardeners and commercial farmers. 'Jersey Knight' asparagus is a spring vegetable, harvested in April and May, with young shoots being the most desirable for eating. It is rich in vitamins and minerals, making it a healthy addition to any diet. Whether baked, grilled, roasted or steamed, 'Jersey Knight' asparagus is a delicious and versatile vegetable that is sure to please even the most discerning palate.