Asparagus L.

Common Name: Asparagus, Sparrow-grass

Family: Asparagaceae

Published in: Sp. Pl. 1: 313. 1753.

Other: Lectotype: A. officinalis L. (Ill. Fl. N. U.S. (Britton & Brown), ed. 2 1: 313. 1913.) Called 'Sperage' in old England. Also placed in Liliaceae.

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