Details for: Asparagus asparagoides
Source: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (2010), copyright © The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Name: Asparagus asparagoides (L.) Druce
Nomencl. ref.: Rep. Bot. Exch. Club Soc. Brit. Isles 3: 414. 1914
Rank: Species
Status: ACCEPTED
Taxonomy (this taxon is included in): Regnum - Plantae
     Divisio - Tracheophyta
          Subdivisio - Spermatophytina
               Class - Magnoliopsida
                    Superordo - Lilianae
                         Ordo - Asparagales
                              Familia - Asparagaceae
                                   Genus - Asparagus Tourn. ex L.
                                       
Basionym: Medeola asparagoides L.
Homotypic synonyms: Elide asparagoides (L.) Kerguélen
Medeola asparagoides L.
Myrsiphyllum asparagoides (L.) Willd.
Heterotypic synonyms: Asparagus kuisibensis Dinter
Asparagus medeoloides (L. f.) Thunb.
Dracaena medeoloides L. f.
Elachanthera sewelliae F. Muell.
Luzuriaga sewelliae (F. Muell.) K. Krause
Medeola angustifolia Mill.
Medeola latifolia Salisb.
Myrsiphyllum angustifolium (Mill.) Willd.
Myrsiphyllum falciforme Kunth
Ruscus volubilis Thunb.
Asparagus medeoloides var. angustifolius (Mill.) Baker
Asparagus medeoloides var. falciformis (Kunth) Baker
Taxon Notes: Widely cultivated as an ornamental.
 
Maps: distribution
Occurrence: [Az Ca Co Lu Md Si]