Agave sisalana

noun
Mexican or West Indian plant with large fleshy leaves yielding a stiff fiber used in e.g. rope
Syn: ↑sisal
Hypernyms: ↑agave, ↑century plant, ↑American aloe
Member Holonyms: ↑genus Agave

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  • Agave sisalana — ID 1843 Symbol Key AGSI2 Common Name sisal hemp Family Agavaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, HI, PR, VI Growth Habit Subshrub, Shrub, Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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  • AGAVE SISALANA PERRINO - АГАВА СИЗАЛЕВАЯ — см. 197. Многолетнее растение. A. sisalana Perrino А. сизалевая ex Engelm. in Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 3 (1875) 314. Wealth of India I (1948) 39; то же Industr. prod. II (1951) 197. Marcus (1953) 300. S у n. A. rigida var. sisalana Engelm. M е …   Справочник растений

  • Agave sisalana Perrine — Als Sisal bezeichnet man: Die Sisal Agave, eine Faserpflanze aus der Familie der Agavengewächse Die aus dieser Pflanze gewonnene Sisalfaser …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Agave sisalana Perrine — Symbol AGSI2 Common Name sisal hemp Botanical Family Agavaceae …   Scientific plant list

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