Asparagus psilurus Baker

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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): W,C
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,Lk
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Demissew, S. (2008). Asparagaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(1) Page 9.

Kirby, G. (2013). Wild Flowers of Southeast Botswana Struik Nature, Cape Town South Africa Page 61. as Asparagus bechuanicus (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Botswana: Asparagus psilurus
Flora of Malawi: Asparagus psilurus
Flora of Mozambique: Asparagus psilurus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Asparagus psilurus
African Plant Database: Asparagus psilurus
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Asparagus psilurus
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Wikipedia: Asparagus psilurus

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 psilurus., retrieved 21 April 2024

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