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Vegetable Seed Suppliers

Elsoms is the UK’s leading supplier of quality vegetable seed. We offer an impressive range of varieties from our own and our partners’ breeding programmes.

Asparagus Seeds

The Bejo asparagus programme now includes some new and exciting hybrids with excellent taste quality and yield. We have a number of trials in the UK, drawing on material from Bejo's major asparagus breeding programme, and all the below varieties are 100% male.

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Purple Asparagus

Erasmus

The world's first 100% purple male asparagus variety. Erasmus is a very vigorous, early variety that is strong against snapping if lodging occurs. It has excellent quality, uniform, thick spears with good tip closure and intense purple colour.

Further Info

Erasmus

  • Planting months March to June
  • Harvesting months March to June
  • Suitable for Fresh market
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