Asparagus rottleri   (Baker)


 
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Rottler's Asparagus
(Asparagus rottleri)

 
syn. Asparagus floribundus (Rottler ex Baker), Asparagus floribundus (Royle), Protasparagus rottleri ((Baker) Kamble)

 
distribution:

India: Tiruchirappalli District / Tamil Nadu

 
local name: -

 
size: (?)

extinction date: (?)

 
This species was obviously endemic to the hills around the city of Tiruchirappalli (?), and was used for medical purposes.

It is most probably extinct nowadays.

 
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