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.
Aspargales: Asparagaceae), and of Mexican tuberose, Polianthes tuberosa L.
In 3 of the diets, we also used, as phagostimulant and as a growth promoter, part of the tuberose host-plant bulb of Polianthes tuberosa and jicama (Pachyrhizus erosus R.
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.