African Plant Database


Asparagus altiscandens Engl. & Gilg
Family : ASPARAGACEAE
Protologue : Kunene-Sambesi-Exped. 196 (1903)
Information on the genus : Asparagus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climbing shrub 3-4 m long with unbranched lateral branches 35-50 cm long
  see more in the book
Ecology : Sandy soil and white hard calcareous marl; 1100 m alt.
  Only know from the type collected in 1899.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 34680
 
Record n°34680
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