Taxon: Asparagus setaceus (Kunth) Jessop

 
Genus: Asparagus
Family: Asparagaceae
  Subfamily: Asparagoideae
Nomen number: 104822
Place of publication: Bothalia 9:51. 1966
Comment: non Asparagus setaceus auct. nonn. (= A. plumosus Baker)
Name Verified on: 16-Apr-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Jan-2012
Species priority site is: Northeast Regional PI Station (NE9)
Accessions: 13 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia
    • South Tropical Africa: Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe
    • Southern Africa: Botswana; Lesotho; South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal, - Free State, - Eastern Cape, - Northern Cape, - Western Cape, - Gauteng, - Limpopo, - Mpumalanga, - North West; Swaziland

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Plants of southern Africa: an online checklist. (Pl SAfr Online)
  • Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. 1993 (Pl SAfr)
  • Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. Flora of southern Africa. 1963- (F SAfr)
  • Fellingham, A. C. & N. L. Meyer 1995. New combinations and a complete list of Asparagus species in southern Africa (Asparagaceae) (Bothalia) 25:208.
  • Fukuda, T. et al. 2005. Molecular phylogeny of the genus Asparagus (Asparagaceae) inferred from plastid petB intron and petD-rpoA intergeneric spacer sequences Pl. Species Biol. 20:121-132.
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  • González Castañón, M. L. & A. Falavigna 2008. Asparagus germplasm and interspecific hybridization Acta Hort. 776:325.
  • Kanno, A. & J. Yokoyama 2011. Chapter 3. Asparagus (Wild Crop Rel Veg) 39.
  • Lebrun, J. P. & A. L. Stork Énumération des plantes à fleurs d'Afrique tropicale. 1991- (L Afr Trop)
  • Obermeyer, A. A. 1983. Protasparagus Oberm., nom. nov.: new combinations S. African J. Bot. 2:244.

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