Polianthes tuberosa

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Synonyms for Polianthes tuberosa

a tuberous Mexican herb having grasslike leaves and cultivated for its spikes of highly fragrant lily-like waxy white flowers

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POLIANTHES Tuberosa has dreamy, watery cucumber, green mandarins and Italian bergamot surrounded by dominating heart of hypnotic tuberose, washed with a gentle note of tree moss, clary sage and vetiver grass and finally sealed with a rich note of amber gris.
This species infests other economically important spice plants in the genera Beaucarnea, Dasylirion, and Yucca as well as tuberose, Polianthes tuberosa L.
or by their flowers (Mussaenda philippica Hibiscus rosa-sinensis Polianthes tuberosa L.
Studies of Amarjeet and Godara (1995) and Mohamed (1994) on the effect of growing media and fertilizer on growth characteristics of Polianthes tuberosa L.
Rawalpindi region features a humid sub tropical climate with maximum temperature of 1260F and minimum of 250F with annual average rainfall of 990 mm and consider good for cultivation of Polianthes tuberosa.
Aspargales: Asparagaceae), and of Mexican tuberose, Polianthes tuberosa L.
The warm climate of the southern and central zones of this state (18[degrees]26' to 18[degrees]52' and 900-1330 msnm) favors commercial production of ornamentals such as the tuberose, Polianthes tuberosa L.