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Taxon: Polianthes tuberosa L.

 
Genus: Polianthes
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Agavoideae
Nomen number: 29184
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:316. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 22-Mar-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Materials: essential oils; essential oils

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (only cult.)

    Other (probable origin Mexico)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. 1993 (Pl SAfr)
  3. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  4. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. (HerbSpices)
  5. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  6. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  9. Pajaujis Anonis, D. Flower oils and floral compounds in perfumery. (Flower Oils)
  10. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  11. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  12. Rehm, S. & G. Espig The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics. 1991 (CultTropS)
  13. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  14. Verhoek-Williams, S. E. 1975. A study of the tribe Poliantheae (Ph.D.) (Cornell University) 405 pp.
  15. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  16. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Polianthes tuberosa L. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=29184. Accessed 16 December 2018.