African Plant Database

Asparagus brachiatus Thulin
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 22(4): 431 (2002 [2003])
Information on the genus : Asparagus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender not spiny erect shrublet, to c. 0,5 m tall, ± divaricately branched
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Ecology : Limestone rocks close to the sea or c. 40 km from the coast; 100-380 m alt. – In the two collection localities growing with Psilotrichum tomentosum, Jatropha inaequispina, Dicoma paivae, Iphionopsis oblanceolata, Limonium nogalense, Fagonia charoides
  Differs from A. africanus in its bushy habit, lack of spines and of cladodes on flowering branches; pedicels articulated not below middle.
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