Asparagus officinalis L. Asparagus
Sp.Pl. 1:313 (1753)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 22 June 1994

Rhizomatous and tuberous, erect perennial, herb, 0.5-1.5 m high. Fl. cream-white, Oct to Dec or Jan. Sandy clay, loam. Along watercourses.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Coolgardie, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Cross, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Busselton, Canning, Gingin, Gosnells, Harvey, Kalamunda, Kojonup, Manjimup, Mundaring, Nannup, Northam, Wanneroo, Williams, Yilgarn.