Javelim is a 100% male hybrid that is ideal for green asparagus production in regions with a temperate climate. Javelim is a medium-early variety with a very high spear weight and excellent tip closure. Thanks to its excellent tip quality, Javelim is suitable for use in a wide geographical area.


Javelim thrives on fertile, well-drained soils. Trials for green asparagus production conducted over several years showed that the best results were achieved with a planting density of 4-6 plants per linear meter with a planting depth of 15-20 cm. Javelim is a medium-early variety and produces a high percentage of asparagus in the highest quality class.

The plant

Javelim’s uniform foliage is dark, erect and vigorous and has an open structure. The foliage is resistant to lodging and stays green for a long time.

  • Suitable for green asparagus production
  • Medium-early production
  • Excellent tip closure
  • High percentage of class I
  • Visually attractive product


Javelim has a very high spear weight and excellent tip closure, a good yield and remains constant during its production life. Even in warm or hot conditions, the tip of Javelim remains firmly closed. Javelim produces beautifully smooth spears, resulting in a very attractive product.

More information

Would you like more information about this product, or do you require advice on cultivation?