Uses: Medicinal: In Mexico a decoction of the branches are used for pulmonary infections; decoction of roots used as a diuretic.
In Tanzania, the Lobedu drink a cold infusion of leaves and stem for malaria. Info from Philippine Medicinal Plants online.
USDA Zone: 9-12
This accession has been observed in bloom on:
Accession # 198500203
Provenance: Genus changed Protasparagus > Asparagus 18SEP2012 CMORSE1