Asparagus asiaticus L.

  • Family : LILIACEAE
    (Lily Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BACHNAG FAMILY (बचनाग फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : ASPARAGACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Asparagus asiaticus L.
  • Vernacular name : Shakakul (Hindi); Shataavari, Halavu makkala taayi gida, Satmuli (Kannada); Satavari (Sanskrit)
  • Habit : Climber
  • Flower, Fruit : August-September
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Ballari district, Kolar district, Chamarajanagar district, Vijayapura (Bijapur) district, Chitradurga district, Dharwad district
  • World Distribution : Indian subcontinent
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka, Vol. 1; Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis; N.P.Singh, 1988- Flora of Eastern Karnataka
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. asiaticus. Downloaded on 29 June 2022.


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