King from 871-901 A.D.
The Danes were neighbors of the Norwegian Vikings, and like them
were fond of the sea and piracy. They plundered the English coasts
for more than a century; and most of northern and eastern England
became for a ... Read more of Alfred the Great at Biographical.ca
What is Asparagus? It is an extremely healthy vegetable has that has a unique taste and an interesting story. This section starts with talk about the culture of aspargus, the history and the the different varieties found around the globe.
Once the detailed history lesson is over articles describe in greater detail when and how to go about growing aspargus. From seeding to soil preparation to discussions on depth of planting you get a good understanding of how to plant your own aspargus.
This section ends with modern history with geographical culivation references. It also gives good insight into insects, and harvesting the aspargus crop.