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Asparagus UC-157 - Seeds

Asparagus UC-157 - Seeds
1 packet contain upto 10gm seeds of "Shatavari"
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Description for Asparagus UC-157

Asparagus, or garden asparagus, scientific name Asparagus officinalis, is a spring vegetable, a flowering perennial plant species in the genus Asparagus.

Common name(s): asparagus fern
Flower colours: White
Bloom time: Seasonal bloomer
Max reacahble height: 2.00 to 3.00 feet
Difficulty to grow:: easy to grow

Planting and care

Start prepping your soil one year before transplanting wild asparagus. Asparagus performs best when planted in an area with loose, well-drained, fertile, sandy loam or loamy soil with a pH level between 6.0 and 6.7; the area should receive eight hours of sunlight daily. Present a soil sample to your county’s agricultural extension office and request a full analysis

Sunlight: Partial Shade
Soil: well-drained soil. pH 7 to 8
Water: Medium
Temperature: 60 to 65 degrees
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer

Caring for Asparagus UC

  • Till the soil for the asparagus bed to a depth of 1 foot using a mechanized tiller.
  • Add 2 inches of organic compost over the tilled soil and work it again to a depth of 1 foot with the tiller.
  • If necessary, distribute the recommended amount of lime evenly over the tilled soil and work it again to a depth of 4 or 5 inches with the tiller.
  • rrigate the soil until moist to a depth of 8 inches.
  • Check the depth of moistness by pressing a 10- to 12-inch-long wood skewer in the soil and measuring how far up the skewer the water reached.

Harvesting

Generally speaking, a plant puts up a set of skinny spears first, then fat ones, then finishes with skinny ones

Typical uses of Asparagus UC

Special features:

  • Where winter hardy, it may be grown in borders or along foundations. Forms an interesting ground cover. Use in pots, containers and hanging baskets.

    Medicinal use:

  • In Ayurvedic medicine, the root of Satavari is used in the form of juice, paste, decoction and powder to treat intrinsic haemorrhage, diarrhoea, piles, hoarseness of voice, cough, arthritis, poisoning, diseases of female genital tract, erysipelas, fever, as aphrodisiac and as rejuvinative.

  • References

      http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=b578 http://www.flowersofindia.net/risearch/search.php?query=%09Wild+Asparagus&stpos=0&stype=AND

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    5 / 5 Kranthi 20 October 2018
    All seeds germinated waiting to grow 2 weeks over growing nicely
    5 / 5 Sunaina Raj 16 October 2018
    All the seeds germinated. Now I have way too many seedlings.
    5 / 5 Shilpa arora 16 October 2018
    The vegetable seeds have germinated.I can give my real review only after a few months
    5 / 5 Sanhita Yadav 22 September 2018
    Very Good Quality Seeds
    4 / 5 Likha Nemko 20 September 2018
    Seeds are Ok .. germination took about 25 Days ..

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