Asparagus Varieties: All

Mondeo

Mondeo

An all male hybrid that crops relatively early, and has good disease resistance.
Type: Early
Sow: Mar-Jun
Harvest: Apr-Jun
Burgundine

Burgundine

Purple shoots, good for steaming or enjoyed raw.
Type: Early
Sow: Mar-Jun
Harvest: Apr-Jun
Vittorio

Vittorio

Often grown for white asparagus (where shoots are earth up from the light).
Type: Early
Sow: Mar-Jun
Harvest: Apr-Jun
Gijnlim

Gijnlim

A green speared variety, crops relatively early, and has a good reputation for flavour
Type: Early
Sow: Mar-Apr
Harvest: Apr-Jun
Guelph Millennium

Guelph Millennium

A variety that originates from Canada, and is particularly hardy and suited to cold sites.
Type: Late
Sow: Mar-Apr
Harvest: Apr-Jun
Pacific Purple

Pacific Purple

A tender late season purple asparagus that has an excellent reputation for flavour.
Type: Late
Sow: Mar-Apr
Harvest: May-Jun