African Plant Database

Asparagus longipes Baker
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 134 (1901)
Information on the genus : Asparagus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climbing unarmed half-shrub; branches with abundant, very slender, pinnate branchlets
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Ecology : “Mountains of Cameroon”.
  Poorly known plant. Imported by and presented to Kew Gardens by Messrs Saunders of St. Albans. Flowered at Kew in November, 1898. Reported as cultivated in Ghana (Achimota) in 1936 (Akpabla 485).
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Record n°34707
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