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White asparagus | where to buy local in San Francisco

With the white asparugus season approaching,
I am wondering if anyone has spotted any local white spears for sale anywhere.

I know some grocery stores carry white asparagus (mostly from Peru) all year round,
but the flavor facotr can be hit or miss ...

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  1. I don't think it's grown locally. There's not much of a culture of blanching vegetables here.

    Berkeley Bowl brings it in from Belgium or Germany in season.

    1. Zuckerman Farms sometimes has a white asparagus. I would call or email them and ask.

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      1. Sigona's Market in Redwood City and Palo Alto have white asparagus. I'm not sure where it comes from--probably Belgium or Germany-- but it's fresh and tasty.

        1. Don't know whether they were local, but I saw white asparagus at Tower Market (Mollie Stone's) at Portola and Teresita.

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          Mollie Stone Tower Market
          635 Portola Dr, San Francisco, CA 94127

          1. The Sandra Jordan Collection is growing white asparagus in Russian River Valley, but I can't tell you where to buy it in the City of San Francisco.