Scientific Name: Asparagus setaceus Form: Weeping
Common Name:plumosus fern Texture:Fine
Family Name:AsparagaceaeHabit: Upright, Spreading
Plant Type: Flowering cut plant, Indoor foliage plant, Vine or climber Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: Africa Hardiness Zone:Zone 9: (-7 to -1 C)
Leaves: Compound, Fern-like, Alternate, Fascicles, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Tripinnate, Acicular
Flowers: White, Jun- Oct
Fruit: Berry (true), Purple, Black, Jul- Sep
Soil or Media: Acidic, Alkaline
Landscape Uses: Cut flower or foliage, Indoor plant
Key ID Features:Leaves are needle-like, scaly, and resemble the appearance of a fern; thorns ridge along the side of the stems.