ASPARAGUS FERN SEEDS
Asparagus aethiopicus 'Sprengeri'
Tough, easy to grow plant with 3-6 foot long arching stems covered in dark green needle-like foliage. Excellent in containers, makes outstanding house or summer patio plant. Looks nice cascading from hanging baskets. Where winter temperatures remain above 24° F., often used as a graceful, rippling ground cover. Prefers afternoon shade. Grows to 2 feet tall.
How to Plant Asparagus Fern Seeds
Scratch seed with sandpaper or nail file and soak in water 24 hours prior to sowing. Then sow seeds in cell packs or flats, press into soil and lightly cover. Kept at 75-80 °F., germination is in 7-35 days.