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Asparagus Seed

I have asparagus and want to plant seeds taken from my plants. Some are covered with red or brown skin. When do I pull them off the fern and do I open the skin or just plant the whole berry? Looking forward to your answer.

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#1 Comment By Nikki On 09/27/2012 @ 7:42 am

You can harvest the seeds during fall pruning. If you’re starting them indoors, you would normally do this about 2-3 months before your last expected frost date. Then once they reach 6-12 inches, you can plant them outdoors, treating them like you would crowns. This article should help: [1]

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