Asparagus setaceus (Feathery Asparagus, Ibutha) muthi flora inventory listing. If you want to add this plant to the Expanded Monograph processing cue, or if you can provide any additional information, photos or reliable use records for this muthi plant, please leave a comment below, or in The Muthi Flora of southern Africa Facebook group.
Ethno Medicinal Uses of Asparagus setaceus
Indications: Administered to people. Applied in a magical sense.
Asparagus setaceus is a sprawling evergreen climber. The new stems are soft, feathery and without thorns. It is ideal to cover an embankment or to cover a fence where privacy is required. (Wildflower Nursery)
Arnold. T.H., Prentice, C.A., Hawker, L.C., Snyman, E.E., Tomalin, M., Crouch, N.R. and Pottas-Bircher, C. (2002). Medicinal and magical plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 13. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.
Wildflower Nursery – https://wildflowernursery.co.za/indigenous-plant-database/asparagus-setaceus/. Accessed on 2020/01/17