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  Polianthes tuberosa 'Sensation'
  Family Name : Agavaceae

  Common Names : Pink Tuberose

  Chinese Name : 粉晚香玉

 
Pink Tuberose
  • Record Info
  • Life Stage & Characteristics
    • Plant Division :
      Angiosperms (Flowering Seed Plants)
      Plant Growth Form :
      Herbaceous Plant
      Lifespan (in Singapore) :
      Perennial
  • Biogeography
    • Native Distribution :
      Of horticultural origin
      Preferred Climate Zone :
      Tropical, Sub-Tropical / Monsoonal
      Local Conservation Status :
      Exotic
  • Description & Ethnobotany
    • Plant Morphology :
      Growth Form: Tuberoses are grass-like herbaceous plants with underground bulbs.
      Foliage: Its leaves are long and narrow, rising from underground bulbs.
      Flowers: Flower stalks grow way above the grassy lump and can reach to about 1 m tall. This cultivar produces fragrant, pale pink flowers with 6 petals.
      Ethnobotanical Uses :
      Cut / Dried Flower
  • Landscaping Features
    • Desirable Plant Features :
      Ornamental Flowers, Fragrant (Flowers)
      Plant & Rootzone Preference/Tolerance :
      Well-Drained Soils, Fertile Loamy Soils
      Landscape Uses :
      Parks & Gardens, Container Planting
      Thematic Landscaping :
      Fragrant / Aromatherapy Garden
  • Plant Care & Propagation
    • Light Preference :
      Full Sun
      Water Preference :
      Moderate Water
      Propagation Method :
      Storage Organ
  • Foliar
    • Mature Foliage Colour(s) :
      Green
  • Floral (Angiosperm)
    • Flower Colour(s) :
      Pink, White
      Flower Grouping :
      Cluster / Inflorescence

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