Tuberose is botanically know as Polianthes tuberosa. Originally native to Mexico, they have become a popular garden flower in temperate areas. Tuberose blossoms are quite fragrant. The outer petals of unopened buds are pink, developing into creamy white flowers. Their stems are strong, measuring 24″ to 36″ in length. Vase life is 7 to 14 days depending on bud stage and environmental conditions.
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