Polianthes tuberosa L.

 
  • Family : AGAVACEAE
    (AGAVE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Asparagaceae
  • Species : Polianthes tuberosa
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Polianthes tuberosa L.
  • Common name : Tuberose
  • Vernacular name : Gulcheri, Gulshabbo, Rajinigandha (Hin.); Sugandaraja (Kan.); Sugandaraj, Nelasampengi (Tel.)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the Year
  • Native : Mexico
  • Comments : Cultivated in gardens and flowers are sold in market.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • World Distribution : Cultivated in most parts of the world
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 3
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Polianthes tuberosa. Downloaded on 15 July 2020.

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