Taxon  Report   756 
Asparagus officinalis  L.  ssp. officinalis 
Garden asparagus,  asparagus
Asparagus officinalis ssp. officinalis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Asparagus officinalis ssp. officinalis
© 2010 Hans J. Koch
Asparagus officinalis ssp. officinalis
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Community:
escaped cultivar
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: ASPARAGACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Asparagus
Parent Record Asparagus officinalis.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS: accepted name: Asparagus officinalis
 
 Information about  Asparagus officinalis ssp. officinalis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ASOF)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2014).

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