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Asparagus officinalis L.
Herbarium:Berea College, Ralph L. Thompson Herbarium (BEREA)Herbarium's Specimen Details Page
Currently Accepted Name:Asparagus officinalis L.
Herbarium Name Used:Asparagus officinalis
Locality:United States. Kentucky. Madison: Purchased at Wal-mart off I-75.
Habitat:Young shoots are eaten as a vegetable. Rhizomatous perennial, though stems die to ground in winter. Native to Europe, Asia, and northern Africa; naturalized in North America.
Collector:J. Richard Abbott 12263
Date:8 Mar 1999
Accession No:BEREA003073

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