Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Asparagus
Family: Asparagaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
aethiopicus
NOTES

A spiny climber with hooked spines and pale, ribbed stems. The branches arise from knobs above the spines. Cladodes are blue-green, terete and 4-6 in fascicles.


AUTHORITY
L.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Creeper
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Flowers in racemes followed by bright red fruits
Colour: White
Common Name
Asparagus fern
Habitat
NOTES: A common component of the riverine bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
January
February
March
April
March
January
Synonyms for Species
Myrsiphyllum asparagoides
Protasparagus aethiopicus



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