UC-157 Asparagus


Developed at the University of California Davis by researchers Frank Takatori and Frank Southers in 1978. This variety of asparagus is early producing, high yielding, disease resistant, non-stringy and has a great flavor.

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Seed Type


Latin Name:

Asparagus Officinalis


14-18 days in temps 70-80 degrees


3 years


Full Sun

Planting Method:

Can be direct seeded or started in a greenhouse.

Planting Depth:



Sow 3-4" apart. Thin to 10-24" apart.

Seeds Count

23,700 seeds per pound

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