Asparagus viruses

This factsheet summarises findings research on the distribution of viruses in UK asparagus crops and provides management strategies for their control.

In this document you can find out about:

  • the background to viruses in asparagus crops
  • what symptoms to look out for
  • the biology and epidemiology of viruses
  • their potential effects on yield
  • ways to control them

This information was last updated in 2013

Useful links

Read about screening work of UK asparagus crops for virus

Read about further screening work for virus in UK asparagus crops