Sprenger's asparagus fern
Asparagus aethiopicus L.


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EDDMapS Distribution

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State Regulated List

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Liliidae
Order: Liliales
Family: Liliaceae
Genus: Asparagus
Subject: Asparagus aethiopicus L.

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
asparagus fern, bushy asparagus, Sprenger asparagus


Plants - Shrub or Subshrub