Image Number: 5457942

Seeds positioned on top of hilum. Note irregular seed shape, but otherwise relatively smooth surface on this side of the seed.
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Image view:
Dorsal / Abaxial / Back

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Collection Name:
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Taxon Name:
Asparagus officinalis
Type specimen:
Specimen Condition:
Dry storage
Identification Method:
Morphological Analysis - Visual
Image location:
photographed in laboratory at CPHST in Fort Collins, Colorado, United States


Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Liliidae
Order: Liliales
Family: Liliaceae
Genus: Asparagus
Subject: Asparagus officinalis L.
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Image uploaded:
Monday, January 30, 2012
Image last updated:
Tuesday, February 21, 2012