EPPO Global Database

Agave polianthes(POCTU)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-04-01

Basic information
  • EPPO code: POCTU
  • Preferred name: Agave polianthes
  • Authority: Thiede & Eggli

Notes

Mexico. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in Central America, Caribbean, South America (Peru) and elsewhere


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Polianthes tuberosa Linnaeus
Tuberosa amica Medikus

Common names
Name Language
tuberose English
Nacht-Hyazinthe German
Tuberose German
tubéreuse French
tuberosa Spanish
giacinto delle Indie Italian
tuberosa Italian
tuberoos Dutch
тубероза Serbian