Asparagus Plumosa

Wiry shrub with branches scrambling or climbing. One of the fastest-growing least demanding houseplants.



Asparagus→Asparagus Fern (Asparagus setaceus)

Common names:
Asparagus Fern
Plumosa Fern
Lace Fern
Common Asparagus Fern
Climbing Asparagus Fern


Botanical names:
Asparagus setaceus Accepted
Asparagus plumosus Synonym
Asparagus lujae Synonym
Asparagus zanzibaricus Synonym


General Plant Information
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 3 feet – 20 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Other: black berries produced in clusters
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1″
Flower Time: Summer
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Propagation: Other methods: Division