Translation of asparagus in Spanish:

asparagus

Pronunciation: /əˈspærəgəs/

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  • espárrago (m) (before n) asparagus plant esparraguera (f) asparagus spear espárrago (m) asparagus tip punta (f) de espárrago
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    • A member of the lily family, asparagus is also related to onions, leeks and garlic.
    • Asparagus beetles tend to shy away from asparagus when tomatoes, parsley or basil are planted nearby.
    • Despite the admirable longevity of an established asparagus bed, the plants get off to a slow start.

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