Asparagus officinalis

Wild Asparagus
Asparagus officinalis

Family: Asparagus (Asparagaceae)
AKA: Garden Aspargus
Photo taken on: May 20, 2009
Location: White Rock, NM
Life Zones: Plains
Habitat: Roadsides, fields, ditches

Escapee from cultivation. Grows to 6ft tall with airy thin branches and feathery leaves. Young shoots are edible.arrow

Asparagus officinalis

 

 

Flowers are tiny yellowish bells.

Photo taken on: September 6, 2012
Location: Abiquiu, NM

Flora of North America reference.

Yellow Single Flowers | Green & Brown Flowers