Calflora
Taxon  Report   9707    
Asparagus officinalis  L.
Garden asparagus
Asparagus officinalis
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
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Asparagus officinalis
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry ID: 0000 0000 0506 1242 [detail] 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Asparagus officinalis
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Asparagus 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
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
Family: ASPARAGACEAE  
Genus: Asparagus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: escaped cultivar

Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Asparagus officinalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ASOF)

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 15, 2018).

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