Erasmus is the first 100% male purple asparagus. Suitable for cultivation in northern, central, and southern Europe. Erasmus is an early variety with a very high yield.
Erasmus is suitable for the cultivation of purple asparagus, including in tunnels/mini-tunnels. The recommended plant density is 5-6 plants per linear meter.
Purple asparagus produces a tall-growing crop. We recommend that you take measures to support the crop, such as ploughing up ridges after harvesting.
Erasmus provides thick spears with an intense purple colour. In addition, the spears have a great flavour and excellent quality.
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