|Molecular weight||887.07 g/mol|
|Names and Identifiers|
|Traditional Name||Shatavarin IV|
|CAS Registry Number||84633-34-1|
Asparagus racemosus (satavar, shatavari, or shatamull, shatawari) is a species of asparagus common throughout Nepal, Sri Lanka, India and the Himalayas. It grows 1–2 m (3 ft 3 in–6 ft 7 in) tall and prefers to take root in gravelly, rocky soils high up in piedmont plains, at 1,300–1,400 m (4,300–4,600 ft) elevation. It was botanically described in 1799.