Not too difficult to grow
Plant one year old crowns 30cm apart, spreading roots over a 10cm high ridge in a 20cm deep trench. Half fill with soil backfilling the rest as plants grow.
Cut stems to 2.5cm when leaves yellow in autumn.
Harvest from the second year. Cut 15-20cm high spears just below soil surface for eight weeks then let shoots grow. Plant will produce for 15 years.
|Grow With||None (Long Term Crop)|
|Time To Harvest||24 months|
|Key Nutrients||Vitamin C, Folate|
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