Asparagus Fern

Latin name: Asparagus falcatus
Common name: Asparagus Fern
Plant group:
Green plants
Plant family:
Asparagaceae
Minimal temperature: 12-14°C (53-57°F)
Optimal temperature: 24-28°C (75-82°F)
Recommended place:
bright, am or pm sunlight
Soil:
humus-peat-loosely
Plant form:
tree-like, arboraceous
Height: 100 cm (39 in.)
Repotting: every 12 months (1 year)
Rarity: no
Pests:
Fern schield louse (Pinnapsis aspidistrae)
Diseases:
Pytium blight (Helminthosporium, Pythium, Fusarium)
Origin territory:
Southern Africa
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Stunning, tender, herbaceous vine with huge twining stems that climb to 15 feet (4,5 m) with thorns and long linear cladophylls (leaves).

Small, tiny, waxy white/green fragrant flowers.

Best in some shade with moist soil.

Snaking stems twine their way up rope or wire and are bluntly pointed.

Perfect for a frost free position.