African Plant Database


Asparagus saundersiae Baker
Family : ASPARAGACEAE
Protologue : J. Bot. 27: 42 (1889) 
Information on the genus : Asparagus
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect or scandent shrub to 1,5 m long; stem straight, brownish, with feathery branches
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Ecology : Open woodland; forest margins; 1200-1400 m alt.
  S. Africa, Swaziland.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • S. African J. Bot. 2: 243-244 (1983).
  • Bothalia 25[1&2]: 205-209 (1995).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 34657
 
Record n°34657
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