Asparagus africanus Lam.
var. puberulus (Baker) Sebsebe

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Synonyms: Asparagus pubescens Baker
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: africana: African
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,C,E,S
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Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 120. As Asparagus pubescens

Demissew, S. (2008). Asparagaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(1) Pages 15 - 18.

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Flora of Botswana: Asparagus africanus var. puberulus
Flora of Malawi: Asparagus africanus var. puberulus
Flora of Mozambique: Asparagus africanus var. puberulus
Flora of Zambia: Asparagus africanus var. puberulus

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Asparagus africanus var. puberulus., retrieved 30 May 2024

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