asparagus root ball

Asked November 5, 2016, 11:31 AM EDT

When an asparagus plant is fully mature, approximately how large should the root ball diameter be?

Charles County Maryland asparagus vegetable

1 Response

Not sure of your question. Asparagus has an extensive network of fleshy storage roots with small feeder roots and can grow to a length of 5 or more feet in good soil.
You can transplant individual plants maybe at least 18 inches or so.
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