Asparagus plumosus

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Noun1.Asparagus plumosus - a fernlike plant native to South AfricaAsparagus plumosus - a fernlike plant native to South Africa
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Asparagus - large genus of Old World perennial herbs with erect or spreading or climbing stems and small scalelike leaves and inconspicuous flowers; sometimes placed in family Asparagaceae
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If you are a flower-arranging enthusiast, you will probably want to have a few clumps of Asparagus setaceus at the back end of your garden.
Asparagus setaceus, or fern asparagus, is a vining specimen with the laciest, most feathery leaves imaginable.
The most delicate-leafed asparagus is Asparagus setaceus.