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Asparagus schoberioides - Asparagus from Quackin Grass Nursery

Asparagus schoberioides autumn color - taken on 9.24.2020

Asparagus schoberioides

Asparagus

Plant Type:

SUN PERENNIALS

Asparagus schoberioides - ​2 available. This is soft, lovely and similar in look and use to A. pseudoscaber 'Spitzenschleier', just smaller in size. Stems are upright and may lean slightly away from the plant's center making for a loosely vase-shaped form. Pale yellow greenish-white flowers stud stems in summer. These may give way to red autumn berries while the green feathers turns bright golden yellow. Not only softening contrast in a garden situation Asparagus schoberioides makes terrific cut stems in flower arrangements. And it may be used as a houseplant and stems are reported as being edible. Site in part to full sun planted in fertile, draining soil. Established pot grown by division.


Height:

24-36 in

Spread:

20 in

Zone:

5 to 8(9)
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Characteristics and Attributes for Asparagus schoberioides

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Spring / Summer / into Autumn

Autumn Interest

  • Autumn Leaf Color
  • Fruit / Berries / Seed Heads

Nature Attraction

  • Deer Resistant
  • Honey Bees & Native Bees

Light

  • Full Sun
  • Mostly Sunny

Attributes

  • Border
  • Massing
  • Cutting Garden
  • Cottage Garden

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Soil

  • Draining
  • Fertile

Origins

  • Japan

Propagated By

  • Division