asparagus fern


noun

a fernlike climbing vine, Asparagus setaceus, of southern Africa, having very small, whitish flowers and pea-sized, purplish-black berries.

Nearby words

  1. asparagine,
  2. asparaginic acid,
  3. asparagus,
  4. asparagus bean,
  5. asparagus beetle,
  6. aspartame,
  7. aspartase,
  8. aspartate,
  9. aspartate aminotransferase,
  10. aspartic acid

Also called fern asparagus.

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