Asparagus – Asparagus officinalis
Fresh asparagus available to buy from Friday 24th April 2020
FROM PLOT TO PLATE
You can have your cake and eat it! (See our Asparagus – a Super Food page)
Purchases subject to availability
Juicy green spears are already appearing above the soil because it has been such a nice warm spring – we’ve eaten some already – steamed with hollandaise sauce – DIVINE!!
Irish asparagus is harvested from late April until mid-summer’s day
this year the season is
– 24th April 2020 to 24th June, 2020 –
Our asparagus is grown without herbicides or pesticides by The Lonely Plant at Ballynavortha House, less than 10km from Tullow, Co. Carlow and is now available to purchase and collect at the farm gate.
Strict Covid-19 (Coronavirus) government advice adhered to:
– no personal contact
– payment in advance to Bank Account or cash in envelope
– collection at entrance gate (or an agreed local point)
– Hand picking, sorting, packaging and placement at gate done solely by me
So don’t miss this short 6 – 8 week Irish seasonal asparagus harvest period of these lovely juicy tender green spears, picked by me in the morning, cooked by you in the evening – incomparable with the dried up stuff from South America or Spain which has many air miles behind them.
Price per 100g bundle – €4.00 – or 3 bundles (300g) for €10.00
Spear size and quantity subject to availability and packaged accordingly
To place an order:
Call Marj at 086 6089535 or
email – firstname.lastname@example.org
I am willing to discuss any particular request or suggestion re delivery