Asparagus buchananii Baker

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: buchananii: after John Buchanan (1855 – 1896), Scottish horticulturist, missionary, farmer and plant collector in Malawi, who became Acting British Consul to Central Africa.
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Mozambique distribution: N,Z,T,MS,M
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Demissew, S. (2008). Asparagaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(1) Page 24.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 115.

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Flora of Botswana: Asparagus buchananii
Flora of Malawi: Asparagus buchananii
Flora of Zambia: Asparagus buchananii
Flora of Zimbabwe: Asparagus buchananii

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Asparagus buchananii
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Asparagus buchananii
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Asparagus buchananii
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Asparagus buchananii
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Asparagus buchananii
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Asparagus buchananii
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Asparagus buchananii
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Asparagus buchananii
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Asparagus buchananii
JSTOR Plant Science: Asparagus buchananii
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Asparagus buchananii
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Asparagus buchananii
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Asparagus buchananii
The Plant List (version 1.1): Asparagus buchananii
Tropicos: Asparagus buchananii

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Asparagus buchananii., retrieved 20 February 2018

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