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This species is accepted, and its native range is Cape Prov.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Cape Provinces

Asparagus volubilis (L.f.) Thunb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5154] K001104954
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5154] K001104957
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5154] K001104956
Kamrup [Cat. no. 5154], India K001104952
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5154], India K001104948
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5154] K001104955
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5154], India K001104953
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5154], Nepal K001104951
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5154], India K001104949
Noton, E. [Cat. no. 5154], India K001104958
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5154] K001104950

First published in Prodr. Pl. Cap.: 66 (1794)

Accepted by

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0