Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
mucronatus
NOTES

An erect shrublet with spreading spines and pubescent branches. The grey cladodes are borne 1-4 in fascicles.


AUTHORITY
Jessop
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Dwarf shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: White flowers with spreading filaments and tepals are borne in pairs in the leaf axils
Colour: White
Common Name
Asparagus fern
Habitat
NOTES: Only recorded from the Morrison koppie above the Morrison-Youthed pump house
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Medicinal
Unspecified medicinal uses
Months
October
November
December
Synonyms for Species
Protasparagus mucronatus



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