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Broom Asparagus

Asparagus virgatus

Also known as

Slender Asparagus, ‘Tiki’ Fern, African Broom Fern

Full Shade
Easy care


RHS hardiness


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Broom Asparagus Overview

Asparagus virgatus is an evergreen, perennial plant that produces small, greenish white flowers in summer, and small, spheroid, red seeds. It is also known as ‘Tiki’ fern and African broom fern, but, it is not a fern.

Special features of Broom Asparagus

Pot plant

Other uses of Broom Asparagus

Other uses