Asparagus densiflorus ‘Meyersii’

FLOWER COLOUR:  
AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 0.45m x 0.6m
FLOWERING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
FRUITING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D

This plant has a neat form. It is hardy, drought-resistant and frost-resistant evergreen perennial has bright green, drooping, long branches bearing small leaves and resembling a cat’s tail. It produces tiny white star-like flowers followed by attractive red berries which attract birds.

ECOLOGICAL BENEFITS:
The red berries will attract birds such as the robins, white-eyes, thrushes barbets and bulbuls.

MAINTENANCE:
Low maintenance. The plant does not require pruning.
Cut back dead or yellowing fronds at the base to keep the plant looking neat.

WATER REQUIREMENTS:
Water moderately throughout the year.

GARDEN THEMES:
Forest, tropical, water

LANDSCAPING USES:
Suitable for water gardens, mixed borders. May also be grown in a container on a patio or indoors.
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