Asparagus acutifolius, common name wild asparagus, is an evergreen perennial plant belonging to the genus Asparagus. The Latin name acutifolius of this species, meaning "thorny leaves", derives from the characteristic shape of the leaves, a quite common feature in the typical plants of the Mediterranean.
Asparagus Latin name: Asparagus adscendens Roxb. (Asparagaceae/Liliaceae) Sanskrit/Indian name: Shreta musli, Sufed musli, Safed musli, Khairuva. General information: The tuber root and rhizomes of Asparagus are beneficial in the treatment of infections.
Asparagus. Asparagus africanus Lam. Asparagus africanus Lam. is an accepted name This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Asparagus (family Asparagaceae). The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on 2012-03-23) which reports it as an accepted name (record 274929) with original publication details: Encycl. 1: 295 1783.
Welcome spring with tender, delicate asparagus. These sweet spears are nutritious and delicious—and a bargain when homegrown. Plant asparagus and enjoy its return year after year after year. Most asparagus thrives in zones 3-8—but some can be grown in zone 2 with winter protection.
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