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Can I grow asparagus from seed?
Asparagus, a long-lived perennial, is normally grown from crowns (bare-root plants that are sold dormant in very early spring), not seed. How to grow asparagus.
Welcome! I’m Margaret Roach, a leading garden writer for 25 years—at ‘Martha Stewart Living,’ ‘Newsday,’ and in three books. I host a public-radio podcast; I also lecture, plus hold tours at my 2.3-acre Hudson Valley (NY) Zone 5B garden, and always say no to chemicals and yes to great plants.