African Plant Database

Asparagus lignosus Burm. f.
Protologue : Fl. Ind. (N. L. Burman) Prodr. Fl. Cap. 10 (1768)
Information on the genus : Asparagus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Protasparagus lignosus (Burm. f.) Oberm.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Asparagus compactus T.M. Salter
=*Protasparagus compactus (T.M. Salter) Oberm.
=Asparagus africanus var. wrightii Baker
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.4 - 1 states: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • MARLOTH, HERMANN WILHELM RUDOLF (1992). Flora of Southern Africa with Synoptical Tables of the Genera of Higher Plants. Capetown 5[3]: 11-81
  • Bothalia 25[1&2]: 205-209 (1995).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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