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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Asparagus officinalis?
If you know websites containing any information about Asparagus officinalis please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Asparagus officinalis and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Asparagus officinalis.


Asparagus officinalis basic info
Scientific Name: Asparagus officinalis L..
Family: Asparagaceae.
Genus: Asparagus.
Common names in English: garden asparagus.
For common names of Asparagus officinalis in different languages - See link
Description: Asparagus or garden asparagus, scientific name Asparagus officinalis, is a spring vegetable, a flowering perennial plant species in the genus Asparagus. - for more info about Asparagus officinalis See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Asparagus officinalis
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Asparagus officinalis in other websites
Asparagus officinalis common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Asparagus officinalis - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Asparagus officinalis - See link.


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