|Common Name||Satavar, Shatavari, Shatamull, or Abhiru|
|Maximum Reachable Height||Up to 120 cm|
|Difficulty Level||easy to grow|
Planting and care
Asparagus needs regular watering, especially while young.
Asparagus is a heavy feeder and fertilizer should be applied in mid-spring when they are actively growing.
The plants will need to be cut in spring each year before new growth starts.
Asparagus field should keep free from weed.
Wild Asparagus care
It is propagated by root suckers or seeds. The soil is prepared well digging up to 15 cm depth. The field is divided into conveniently sized plots and laid out into ridges at 60 cm apart. Well-developed root suckers are planted on the ridges.
|Temperature||20 to 30 degree C|
|Fertilizer||Apply any organic fertilizer|
|Harvest Season||Asparagus spears until the second year after they are planted.|
Wild Asparagus special feature
No serious pest and disease have been noticed in this crop.
Wild Asparagus uses
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
- Asparagus good for heart health, in regulating blood sugar, Anti-aging benefits, lowering the risk of type-2 diabetes, skin health, preventing kidney stones, good for pregnant women, digestive health, reduces the risk of getting cancer
- Note: Use only after consulting the specialist
- It is used for culinary purpose