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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Asparagus spinescens Steud. ex Schult. & Schult.f. in J.J.Roemer & J.A.Schultes, Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 7: 334 (1829), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Asparagus suaveolens Burch., Trav. S. Africa 1: 226 (1822).
Family: Asparagaceae
Homotypic Names:

Asparagopsis spinescens Kunth, Enum. Pl. 5: 93 (1850).

Asparagus stipulaceus var. spinescens (Kunth) Baker, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 14: 618 (1875).

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts