salty asparagus

Asked April 28, 2016, 5:38 PM EDT

is there any benefit to spreading some salt on asparagus plants after 1st snow ?

Hennepin County Minnesota

1 Response

Hi,

It is not recommended to spread salt on asparagus beds. The salt can build up in the soil eventually damaging the asparagus plants.http://www.extension.umn.edu/garden/yard-garden/vegetables/growing-asparagus-in-minnesota-home-garde...