African Plant Database


Asparagus aethiopicus L.
Family : ASPARAGACEAE
Protologue : Mant. Pl. 1: 63 (1767)
Information on the genus : Asparagus
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Asparagus aethiopicus `Sprengeri´
 Protasparagus aethiopicus (L.) Oberm.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Asparagus sprengeri Regel (1890)
=Asparagus lanceus Thunb. (1794)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Climber- Ht 3 m. Alt: 1 - 2130 m. Distribution: EC, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • S. African J. Bot. 2: 243-244 (1983).
  • Bothalia 25[1&2]: 205-209 (1995).

Bibliography other :
  • Bothalia 9: 70 (1966)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 34574
 
Record n°34574 modified 2012-08-22
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