• Toxic
  • Non-native

Common Asparagus

(Asparagus officinalis)

Photo credit: RHS

Plant information and growing conditions

  • Plant Type
    Herbaceous Perennial
  • Sun/Shade
    Full Sun
  • Months of Flowering
    June, July
  • Flower Colours
    White, Green
  • Petals
    6, Tubular
  • Arrangement
    Several, Cluster
  • Exposure
  • Aspect
    South, West
  • Soil Type
    Chalk, Clay, Sand, Loam
  • Soil Moisture
    Well-drained, Moist But Well-drained
  • Soil pH
    Acid, Neutral, Alkaline

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