New York Metropolitan Flora

Genus: Asparagus

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Last Modified 03/20/2013

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Nomenclature

Asparagus Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 313. 1753.

List of Asparagus Species

References to Asparagus

  • Holubowicz, R. et.al. 1992. Internal seed structure of selected vegetable species. Acta Botanica Hungarica 37: 267-277.
  • Judd, W. S. 2001. The Asparagaceae in the southeastern United States. Harvard Papers in Botany 6: 223-244.
  • Lazarte, J. E.; Palser, B. F. 1979. Morphology, vascular anatomy and embryology of pistillate and staminate flowers of Asparagus officinalis. Amer. J. Bot. 66: 753-764.
  • Rick, C. M.; Hanna, G. C. 1943. Determination of sex in Asparagus officinalis L. Amer. J. Bot. 30: 711-714.
  • Robbins, W. W.; Borthwick, H. A. 1925. Development of the seed of Asparagus officinalis. Bot. Gaz. 80: 426-438.
  • Swanson, C. V. 1952. Asparagus as emergency pheasant food. J. Wildl. Managem. 16: 50-53.