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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Asparagus officinalis L., Sp. Pl.: 313 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Europe to Mongolia
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Lifeform: Hemicr.
Remarks: Widley cultivated as a vegetable.
Family: Asparagaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts