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Week 9 – February 29, 2024

Plant Information

FuzzyFern™ Frizz Asparagus

New variety!
  • FuzzyFern™ Frizz Asparagus - Bloom
  • FuzzyFern™ Frizz Asparagus - Commercial Landscape 1
  • FuzzyFern™ Frizz Asparagus - Container
  • FuzzyFern™ Frizz Asparagus - Landscape
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Asparagus densiflorus 'Sprengeri'

Common Name: Asparagus Fern

Hardiness Degree: 25°F (-3.9°C)

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded, Trailing

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Height: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Width: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun

General Information: Fine-textured, bright green, needle-like branches in a mounding to cascading form. 

Grower Information:

Reliable supply of higher-quality seed for a foliage staple
With a demand for Asparagus densiflorus ‘Sprengeri’ in the market and minimal seed available, we set our sights on improving supply with FuzzyFern Frizz! This asparagus fern saves growers money, space and grief by providing a more reliable supply of seed with higher germination. Plus, it brings a fun texture to mixed containers, hanging baskets and indoor planters.

Plug crop time: 7 to 9 weeks
Transplant to finish: 14 to 16 weeks, 4-in./10-cm pot, quart/11-cm pot

  • Provides a more reliable supply of Asparagus densiflorus ‘Sprengeri’ seed with higher germination.
  • Higher germination provides growers with a money-saving option to produce a reliable plug with fewer seeds. 
  • Frizz brings a fun texture to mixed containers, hanging baskets, indoor applications, and even landscapes in some regions.
  • This trailing foliage item can handle both sun and shade plus indoor and outdoor use for more versatility.