Calflora
Taxon  Report   10505    
Asparagus aethiopicus  L.
no common name found
Asparagus aethiopicus
© 2016 James Bailey
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Asparagus aethiopicus
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Asparagus aethiopicus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Asparagus aethiopicus
© 2017 James Bailey
Family: ASPARAGACEAE  
Genus: Asparagus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Asparagus sprengeri
ICPN + PLANTS: Asparagus densiflorus
More information about  Asparagus aethiopicus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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