Common Name(s): Common asparagus-fern
Non-Native to Florida
This species appears on the following legally prohibited plant lists
UF-IFAS Assessment of Non-Native Plants in Florida’s Natural Areas
Common asparagus-fern is native to South Africa but escaped cultivation. It is frequently found in disturbed sites in St. Johns and Leon Counties, the central peninsula and Broward County. The reproductive season is fall-winter (Wunderlin, 2003).