Backlim F1 is a 100% male hybrid and is particularly suitable for the harvest of white asparagus in the temperate climate. Backlim is a variety that can be grown on all well-drained asparagus soils. Backlim produces a beautiful, straight asparagus. The variety produces asparagus with a good tip closure that is hardly susceptible to hollow, pink discoloration or rust. Backlim is also used satisfactorily for the cultivation of green asparagus. The variety is very well suited for harvesting in the second half of the season in combination with early varieties such as Avalim and Gijnlim. Backlim has become the standard variety in greenhouse cultivation. Backlim is reliable in terms of yield and quality, both in the greenhouse and in the field. Recommended planting density: 4 – 5 plants per meter.