Asparagus aspergillus Jessop

We have few details about this taxon; if you can provide any information, photos or reliable records, please contact one of the site authors. Email addresses are given on the home page.

Images: None on this site.

Specimen citations: Display citations Detailed records: Display species records QDS maps by: Google Maps Point records by Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Synonyms: Protasparagus aspergillus (Jessop) Oberm.
Common names:
Type location:
South Africa
Derivation of specific name:
Altitude range:
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B
Zambian distribution (Provinces): W
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 5.

Demissew, S. (2008). Asparagaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(1) Page 23.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 86.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 114.

Other sources of information about Asparagus aspergillus:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Asparagus aspergillus
Flora of Mozambique: Asparagus aspergillus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Asparagus aspergillus

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Asparagus aspergillus
African Plant Database: Asparagus aspergillus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Asparagus aspergillus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Asparagus aspergillus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Asparagus aspergillus
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Asparagus aspergillus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Asparagus aspergillus
JSTOR Plant Science: Asparagus aspergillus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Asparagus aspergillus
Plants of the World Online: Asparagus aspergillus
Tropicos: Asparagus aspergillus
Wikipedia: Asparagus aspergillus

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Asparagus aspergillus., retrieved 17 April 2024

Site software last modified: 10 May 2018 10:51pm
Terms of use