When to Harvest Asparagus

Fresh asparagus. image by Pam Ramsey: Flickr.com

Asparagus can be harvested the year after it is planted when it reaches between 7 to 9 inches tall. Harvest asparagus in the cool temperatures of early morning or evening.

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