Asparagus Fern

Asparagus Fern

Asparagus fern is a genus of the 'Asparagaceae' family and there are over 300 species known to date. The most well known asparagus is the edible variety called Asparagus Officinalis - all other varieties are ornimental plants.

In floristry, asparagus fern is an important ingredient and is widely used in wedding flowers. There are quite a few commercially grown varieties that are specifically produced for the wholesale cut flower market - the most well known being 'asparagus setaceus', commonly known as 'button hole fern'.

In the wholesale flower markets asparagus fern is sold differently, depending on the variety. For example: Asparagus Sprengerii is sold by the weighted bunch, (normally two at a time). Asparagus Setaceus is available in two stem lengths: 45cm & 70cm and there are 50 stems per bunch. Asparagus Treefern is sold by the weighted bunch. Asparagus Umbellatus, (Ming Fern), is available in two stem lengths: 60cm & 80cm and there are 10 stems per bunch. Asparagus Smilax is sold by the weighted bunch.

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To get the best from your wholesale cut asparagus fern please read the care instructions below carefully:

  • Cut the stems at a 45 degree angle with a sharp knife.
  • Fill sterilised buckets with luke warm water and add flower food.
  • Place the asparagus fern in the buckets.
  • Leave over night to condition before using.

Never leave cut foliage in direct sun light, near a radiator, in a draft or near fruit. (The gas used to ripen fruit may harm most foliages). Keep the asparagus fern in a cool place and always keep out of the way of children.

You can buy wholesale asparagus fern on our Web-Shop.

£3.58 per stem (ex VAT)

Available to deliver 15 Nov to 19 Nov

batches of 10 stems

£4.07 per stem (ex VAT)

Available to deliver 15 Nov to 19 Nov

batches of 10 stems
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£3.58 per stem (ex VAT)

Available to deliver 15 Nov to 19 Nov

batches of 10 stems

£4.07 per stem (ex VAT)

Available to deliver 15 Nov to 19 Nov

batches of 10 stems