Asparagus densiflorus (Kunth) Jessop

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Asparagus densiflorus

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Harry Pichanick Drive, Alexandra Park, Harare

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Synonyms: Protasparagus densiflorus (Kunth) Oberm.
Common names: Asparagus fern (English)
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: densiflorus: with a dense inflorescence
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Mozambique distribution: M
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 7.

Demissew, S. (2008). Asparagaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(1) Page 25.

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Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Asparagus densiflorus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Asparagus densiflorus
African Plant Database: Asparagus densiflorus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Asparagus densiflorus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Asparagus densiflorus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Asparagus densiflorus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Asparagus densiflorus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Asparagus densiflorus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Asparagus densiflorus
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JSTOR Plant Science: Asparagus densiflorus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Asparagus densiflorus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Asparagus densiflorus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Asparagus densiflorus
Plants of the World Online: Asparagus densiflorus
Tropicos: Asparagus densiflorus
Wikipedia: Asparagus densiflorus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Asparagus densiflorus., retrieved 24 March 2023

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