Asparagus Seed UC 157 F2
Asparagus officinalis "UC 157" Hybrid Early production, uniform size and color. Heavy yields of dark green spears with multi-spear initiation. Higher yields than other commercial varieties. Asparagus UC 157 F2 is a perennial, heat tolerant variety that grows in cold regions as well as warmer climates, zones 3 to 9. Asparagus UC 157 F2, released by UC Davis is the second generation of UC157 developed by Frank Takatori and Frank Southers at the University of California at Riverside in 1978. Choose your site carefully, as asparagus will continue to produce a crop for up to 30 year loose soil Planting directions included with each packet.