Asparagus nanus

Asparagus plumosus var. nanus

  • Asparagus nanus
  • Asparagus nanus
  • Flower name
    Asparagus nanus
  • Scientific name
    Asparagus plumosus var. nanus
  • Aliasアスパラガス・セタケウス, アスパラガス・ナナス, Asparagus nanus, Asparagus fern, Asparagus, アスパラガス
  • Place of originTemperate and subtropical area
  • Place of floweringCut flowers, flower arrangement, Potted flower, Ornamental plants
  • Flowering seasonMay, June, July, August, September

What is Asparagus nanus

Asparagus nanus , Scientific name:Asparagus plumosus var. nanus,, is an evergreen perennial grass of Asparagaceae Department of Asparagus genus. It is a dwarfish variety of Asparagus plumosus. Branches and leaves like a fern open like a feather aside softly. It is used to plant green and a hotchpotch to attach to cut flowers. It is used with a limit leaf or a potted plant as a houseplant best.

Common name:Asparagus nanus,
Scientific name:Asparagus plumosus var. nanus,
origin: A gardening kind (South Africa), an ecotype: The green half climbing nature perennial plant that it is usual, vine length: 300-500cm, a leaf: A thing to see like the degeneration, a leaf into a squama form: Dioecism, a color of a flower that the cladode (phylody) of the thin cover needle form is conic and stands straight: White, the number of the petals: 6, a corolla: It is 6 crack at the tip , flower diameter with bell-formed funnel form: 0.5-0.7cm, anthesis: For from May to September, it is a fruit type: Sap fruit, fruit: A sphere, a fruit color: It is fruit diameter green → red carefully (from autumn winter): 0.6-0.8cm, a use: A decorative plant, a limIt leaf.


  • Order
    Asparagales
  • Family
    Asparagaceae
  • Genus
    Asparagus
  • Species
    A. plumosus var. nanus
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Compound scape inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Funnel/trumpet shaped
  • Leaf type
    lanceolate
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeEvergreen perennial
  • Flower colorsWhite
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height50.0 ~ 60.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower0.5 ~ 0.7 cm

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