Species and cultivars you need to learn for class:

Asparagus aethiopicus (A. densiflorus) 

Common name: Asparagus fern

Family: Liliaceae (Asparagaceae)

Zone: Tropical (10-11)

Identifying characteristics: Fern like stems with scale like green leaves and week prickles. Produces small white flowers and red berries.

Culture and use notes: Use in containers and interiors. Easy to grow. Not too picky about temperature, moisture level or humidity.

USDA Plant profile

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