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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.
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. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62
  3. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963-1968. Flora of Java.
  4. Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986-1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols.
  5. Davidse, G. et al., eds. 1994. Flora mesoamericana.
  6. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  8. McVaugh, R. 1983-. Flora Novo-Galiciana.
  9. Pajaujis Anonis, D. 1993. Flower oils and floral compounds in perfumery. Note: = Polyanthes
  10. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  11. Rehm, S. & G. Espig. 1991. The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics
  12. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  13. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  14. Verhoek-Williams, S. E. 1975. A study of the tribe Poliantheae. Unpublished dissertation (Cornell University) 405 pp.
  15. Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  16. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=29184. Accessed 15 September 2019.