African Plant Database

Asparagus densiflorus (Kunth) Jessop
Information on the genus : Asparagus
Basionym : Asparagopsis densiflora Kunth
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Asparagus sarmentosus var. densiflorus (Kunth) Baker
 Protasparagus densiflorus (Kunth) Oberm.
 Asparagopsis densiflora Kunth (1850)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Asparagus myriocladus Baker (1889)
=Asparagus sarmentosus var. comatus Baker
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.5 - 1 states: EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 9[1]: 65 (1966).
  • S. African J. Bot. 2: 243-244 (1983).
  • Bothalia 25[1&2]: 205-209 (1995).
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