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Morton Smith-Dawe Asparagus Pacific Challenger

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All online orders are for delivery throughout New Zealand only, prices may vary between the online store and physical store locations.

Price per item: $13.99 Oderings Philpotts Road 116 Philpotts Road, Mairehau Christchurch New Zealand 172.6367826 -43.490672 Oderings Napier 11 Allen Road, RD 3 Napier New Zealand 176.8553646 -39.5634879 Oderings Linwood 485 Linwood Avenue, Bromley Christchurch New Zealand 172.6908306 -43.5426652 Oderings Havelock North 57 Brookvale Road, Havelock North Havelock North New Zealand 176.8895591 -39.6607516 Oderings Cashmere 205 Cashmere Road, Hoon Hay Christchurch New Zealand 172.6096607 -43.5752495 Oderings Barrington 92 Stourbridge Street, Spreydon Christchurch New Zealand 172.6178581 -43.5591838 Oderings Palmerston North 136A Cook Street, West End Palmerston North New Zealand 175.6062217 -40.3655492 Oderings Yaldhurst
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The Pacific brand is the only New Zealand bred variety of asparagus, bred by Aspra Pacific for New Zealand conditions. They are frost tolerant. The best time to plant asparagus is when soil temperatures rise in spring. Plant crowns in a well-drained, sunny location. Asparagus are a low risk, permanent crop with a well-kept asparagus bed lasting up to 20 years.

 

Pacific Challenger is a green variety with a high tolerance to phytophthora.

 

  • New Zealand bred    
  • All green spear    
  • Planting North Island – August – October    
  • Planting South Island – from early October    
  • High pH is preferable, lime & superphosphate should be dug into the soil prior to planting    
  • GE free

 

Picture and information are a guide only.

5 crowns per pack 

  • Oderings Barrington
  • Oderings Cashmere
  • Oderings Havelock North
  • Oderings Linwood
  • Oderings Napier
  • Oderings Palmerston North
  • Oderings Philpotts Road
  • Oderings Yaldhurst

 

Freight

Often plants ordered on Thursday and Friday will be dispatched on Monday to avoid dehydration over the weekend. Our standard shipping times are 2-3 business days for South Island and 3-5 business days for North Island once the package is with the courier. Please allow an extra day for rural delivery  Please note that all our plants are shipped from our Christchurch base, and you will receive a shipping notification when the plants have been sent.

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OPENING HOURS

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8am - 5pm, 7 days

 

North Island

8am - 5pm, 7 days

 

  

 

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