We know asparagus!

We are the world’s largest producer of high quality hybrid asparagus seed. We test our parent plants for genetic purity, ensuring our growers the highest quality hybrid asparagus varieties. Our enclosed seed field is inspected and certified by the California Crop Improvement Association.

40 years of asparagus
production experience

Walker Brothers, Inc. has been a family owned business since the mid-1800s. We are proud to serve the international asparagus industry, and we offer dedicated personal service to our customers.

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Tried & True Asparagus Hybrids

We are always looking to improve our hybrid asparagus seed offerings. We will continue to produce our current varieties, while evaluating new varieties created from our genetic stock.

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" We have been doing business with Walker Brothers for decades. As serious full time growers, we need access not only to quality asparagus seed, but also to dependable knowledge and practical experience. Walker Brothers offer us all of this. But more importantly, all of our interactions are characterized by the highest level of integrity and honesty. We value our relationship with Walker Brothers. "

-Kurt Alstede, Alstede Farms, Chester, NJ

Our Varieties

Atlas F1™

Atlas F1™ is an excellent high-yielding asparagus variety for use in both green & white production.
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Grande F1™

Grande F1™ produces leading yields from early to late in the cutting season.
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Deluxe F1

Walker Deluxe F1 is a high-yielding male hybrid variety that is adapted to warm and cool climates.
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Apollo F1

Apollo F1 is an early, vigorous hybrid asparagus variety for use in fresh, processing and freezing.
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UC 157 F1

UC 157 F1 has set the standard for yield and spear quality in the fresh market.
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Passion F1

Purple Passion F1 is a mild, sweet tasting spear, making it great for specialty retail markets.
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