Cygnus is a 100% male, white asparagus. Cygnus is a medium-early variety with a high yield.


Cygnus is suitable for the cultivation of white asparagus in Northern Europe. Cygnus is excellent for cultivation under black/white grow sheets and in tunnels and mini-tunnels. The recommended plant density is 5-6 plants per linear meter.

The plant

The foliage of Cygnus is vigorous, making it resistant to foliage diseases.

  • 100% male hybrid
  • Medium-early variety with a high yield
  • High-quality thick spears
  • Plant density: 5-6 plants per linear meter


Cygnus has high-quality thick spears, good tip closure and has low susceptibility to hollow spears.

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