Species Detail

Asparagus officinalis L.
asparagus


Scientific Name:  
Asparagus officinalis L.
Common Name:  
asparagus
Myaamia Name:  
Uses:  
Food
Harvest Seasons:  
Spring
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Liebert Property
Growth Forms:  
Shrub, Cultivated

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Asparagus officinalis L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
English, P. 2004, June 2 Use - Food  shoots gathered and eaten as greens. "Weve gathered wild asparagus for a long time around Salt Lake City" Interview with Patty English and Deena Garza –
Report made by the Peoria, Eastern Shawnee, Wyandotte, Seneca-Cayuga, Miami and Ottawa Tribes. 2003, September 2 Use - Food  gathered for food
Botanical Sources  
Asparagus officinalis L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. & Cronquist, A. 1991   introduced species from Europe ; found growing in disturbed areas and salt marshes
Related Sources  
Asparagus officinalis L.
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