Also called garden asparagus, and sparrow grass. Scientific name: Asparagus Officinalis
Quantity – 5 spears (93 g/3.3 oz)
Asparagus is herbaceous, Which grows tall with stout and stems with much-branched and feathery foliage. The root is often referred to as Crown. Asparagus flowers are shaped like a bell, which blooms in greenish-white to yellowish flowers.
The asparagus flowers mostly have six tepals which fused together at the bottom. Asparagus flowers are produced singly or in clusters of 2 or 3 in the junctions of the branchlets. Asparagus are gender-specific and bloom male and female flowers on separate plants, but in some cases, hermaphrodite flowers are bloomed in asparagus.
The flowers turn into fruits, which look like small red berries. Plz, be cautious with the asparagus flowers, asparagus fruits toxic to humans. Asparagus is a native plant of the western coasts of Europe, major crops found from northern Spain to northwest Germany, northern Ireland, and British regions. Asparagus crops are distinguished by its under growing and often prostrate stems. Asparagus is treated as a distinct species in some places.