African Plant Database

Asparagus leptocladodius Chiov.
Protologue : Atti Reale Accad. Italia, Mem. Cl. Sci. Fis. 11: 58 (1940)
Information on the genus : Asparagus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Asparagus gillettii Chiov. (1941)
=Asparagus racemosus var. ruspolii Engl.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect or scandent shrub to 2 m tall; branches terete, white, peeling, glabrous to puberulous
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Ecology : Acacia, Commiphora scrub and woodland; scattered tree grassland; bushed grassland; rocky slopes; dunes; 0-1800 m alt.
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Record n°34706 modified 2007-03-21
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