What's your question? Ask

Asparagus Plants


Zone 12136 | William Opalka added on May 6, 2018 | Answered

I bought a dormant farm in upstate NY last summer that had healthy asparagus beds. As instructed, I cut them down in late October after they turned yellow. I did not mulch them. We had a severe winter with not much snow cover and two weeks of sustained zero or below. we are having a late spring but even now in early may there is no signs of life in the asparagus patch. Did I lose the patch over the winter?

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Answered on May 8, 2018

A well established Asparagus patch is very hardy. Give the patch a bit more time.
Water if the soil is dry. 1 to 2 inches of water per week for an established bed.

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.

Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Asparagus Plants
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert