Tuberose. The fragrance is intense. Long known as Polianthes tuberosa, the official name is now Agave amica https://t.co/QSL7N5rYfb
@UnicornaShawn tuberose, officially called Agave amica, but previously (and most widely known as) Polianthes tuberosa
@jleebensmack @kheyduk Agave s.l. includes Manfreda, Polianthes, and Prochnyanthes. Not sure if the latter two hybridize with other Agave s.s.
Story of a flower - Rajanīgandhā (= Tuberose) Rajanīgandhā रजनीगंधा (night scented flower i.e Agave amica, formerly Polianthes tuberosa) is a flower having its origin in Central America. https://t.co/Vdbu1GvnM6
#BotanicMonday Polianthes geminiflora is it an endemic agave from Mexico that was collected by the botanist Luis Neé during the Malaspina expedition (1789-1794). #Botany #SciArt #18thCentury #Archives @RJBOTANICO https://t.co/IFR93GQ32Q
#Polianthes tuberosa (Agave amica)-Tuberose Shringar grows in elongated spikes that produce clusters of fragrant waxy white flowers that bloom from the bottom towards the top of the spike.Long-lasting as a cut flower in water. https://t.co/gp3HzKQeNv #tropicalplants #SundayFunday https://t.co/ZFOlFWPPGi