Belongs within: Petrosaviidae. The genus Asparagus includes the cultivated asparagus A. officinalis and related species. Members of the genus have reduced, scale-like leaves, whose overall appearance give many species the vernacular name of asparagus ferns. <==Asparagaceae [Asparagineae, Asparagoideae]EN20 |–HemiphylacusEN20 `–Asparagus Linnaeus 1753CC87 | i. s.: A. abyssinicusEN20 | A. acerosusB78 | A. acutifoliusPT98 | A.… Continue reading Asparagaceae