The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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L Asparagus officinalis subsp. prostratus (Dumort.) Corb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Asparagus officinalis L. in the genus Asparagus (family Asparagaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 275201) with original publication details: Nouv. Fl. Normandie 568 1894.


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Asparagus altilis subsp. prostratus (Dumort.) K.Richt. Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus officinalis var. prostratus (Dumort.) Nyman Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus prostratus Dumort. Synonym H WCSP

The species Asparagus officinalis L. has a further 28 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-275201, and has not been changed.