Javelim is a medium-early variety with a very high spear
weight and excellent tip closure. Thanks to its excellent tip quality, Javelim is suitable
for use in a wide geographical area.
Javelim thrives on fertile, well-drained soils. Trials for green asparagus production conducted
over several years showed that the best results were achieved with a planting density of 4-6
plants per linear metre with a planting depth of 15- 20 cm. Javelim is a medium-early variety
and produces a high percentage of asparagus in the highest quality class.
Javelim has a very high spear weight and excellent tip closure, a good yield and remains
constant during its production life. Even in warm or hot conditions, the tip of Javelim remains
fi rmly closed. Javelim produces beautifully smooth spears, resulting in a very attractive
Javelim’s uniform foliage is dark, erect and vigorous and has an open structure. The foliage is resistant to lodging and stays green for a long time.